Mizuho International appoints Mark Currie as Head of Sterling (GBP) Rates Trading

 

London, 24 September 2018: Mizuho International plc (Mizuho International), the London based securities and investment banking arm of Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. has appointed Mark Currie as Head of Sterling (GBP) Rates Trading.

Based in the London office, Currie joins to trade GBP cash and derivatives products.  Acting in the capacity of Executive Director, Mark reports to Campbell Gilbert, Head of European Rates Trading of Mizuho International plc. 

Currie has joined Mizuho International from Deutsche Bank and has 29 years’ experience trading global bond and derivative markets. During his career at Deutsche Bank spanning 20 years, he held various senior positions in European Rates, GBP Rates and Euroswaps in the Sydney, Auckland and London offices.

Commenting on the appointment, Campbell Gilbert, Head of European Rates Trading at Mizuho International said:  “We are delighted that Mark has joined Mizuho and we look forward to the expertise he brings with him as we continue to increase our footprint in the EMEA region. His depth of experience and knowledge of GBP rates markets is key to providing our clients with a more complete product offering.”

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About Mizuho International plc:

Mizuho International plc (Mizuho International) is the London based securities and investment banking arm of the Mizuho Financial Group, Inc., and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. With a primary focus on client based activities, its wide range of services includes sales and trading in both debt and equity securities, the underwriting of new issues and M&A advisory services. Mizuho International is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and  the Prudential Regulation Authority, and is a member of the London Stock Exchange and LCH.Clearnet Limited.

Mizuho International also has an office in Frankfurt, Germany. www.mizuho-emea.com.

For further information contact:

Gayle Rodrigues
Head, Corporate Communications
Tel: +44 (0)2070906213
gayle.rodrigues@uk.mizuho-sc.com