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Oanda appoints Neil McDonald Head of Trading

First Published 1st December 2016

Neil McDonald joins OANDA as Global Head of Trading and Quantitative Analytics.

New York - OANDA, a provider of online multi-asset trading services, has announced that Neil McDonald has joined the firm as Global Head of Trading and Quantitative Analytics. Based in New York, Neil will be responsible for driving the strategic growth of OANDA's electronic trading business as well as leading the trading, quantitative analytics, and research groups.

Neil most recently was a Managing Director for financial technology firm Investment Technology Group. Previously, he was a Managing Director and Global Head of Electronic Market-Making and Head of US Derivatives Trading for JP Morgan. Neil has also held senior roles at Citadel, Morgan Stanley, Lehman Brothers, and Goldman Sachs.