International Commodities Exchange of London Kicks off Fixed Income Group Operation in Canada, Australia

Top Quote ICEXL, a fast growing international commodity futures and brokerage trading service firm that has been focusing on the various products and services in the derivatives and commodity markets, has announced recently another expansion initiatives of its Fixed Income Group in Canada and Australia. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) November 16, 2012 - Canada's Fixed Income Group will be headed by Mr. Kevin Scott while Mr. Lew Chapman will lead Australia's Fixed Income Group.

    "For the past few years, we have been seeing an growing increase and development in activities related to high yield and global fixed income business ventures and our newly established Fixed Income Group in Canada and Australia will widen our distribution and will open more trading opportunities," said Mr. Garry Temple, International Commodities Exchange of London's Global Head for Fixed Income Group.

    The Fixed Income business expertise of Kevin Scott and Lew Chapman drive the firm's strategic initiatives to expand its Fixed Income trading offerings and sales. Kevin Scott and Lew Chapman joined International Commodities Exchange of London's Distressed and High Yield Fixed Income Sales and Trading Group in New York before accepting Managerial positions in Canada and Australia respectively.

    Kevin Scott and Lew Chapman has brought an incomparable level of trading experience and expertise to the firm and are expected to enhance the level of service that the firm provides to its Fixed Income global clients," remarked Mr. Temple. "With their expertise in Fixed Income businesses, we are expecting more positive business ventures between us and our business counterparts in Canada and Australia, who have been demanding from us an exclusive local-based office for fixed income trade offerings in their respective country."

    Mr. Kevin Scott joined International Commodities Exchange of London as a Senior Trading specialist. He has seven years of extensive trading experience of fixed income sales and trading in New York. Prior to joining International Commodities Exchange of London, he was once a Senior Sales Trader in one of the commodity futures firms in the US, working on its fixed income division. Kevin Scott started most of his professional career as Financial Analyst in one of the internationally recognized financial institution in New York, where he worked on its Private Wealth Management. He completed a Bachelor of Arts degree from Alabama State University.

    Most recently, Mr. Lew Chapman served as Vice President for a New York-based investment and capital management company, we he extensively performed both equity and credit analysis for potential fixed income investments as well as equity investment strategy. He started his career in one of the investment banks in California, where he assigned on fixed income research division, focusing on high yield and distressed securities. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics at Columbia University in New York City.

    Kevin Scott and Lew Chapman supplement our fixed income team, and offers exceptional trading skills that will widen our offerings to our clients. We are looking forward to their participations and contributions and leveraging the expertise they bring to the firm," added Mr. Garry Temple.