Martine Bond

Global Head of GlobalLink

Martine Bond is an Executive Vice President at State Street responsible for GlobalLink - a suite of market-leading e-trading platforms, technology, data and workflow solutions from State Street’s Global Markets division. It comprises market-leading electronic trading platforms across the foreign exchange (FX) and money market fund asset classes, including Currenex®, FX Connect®, and FundConnect® .

Prior to joining State Street, Martine worked at Morgan Stanley, where she ran the FX Prime Brokerage and Clearing businesses, and the FX Gateway multi-manager investment portal. Martine was the global COO for the Foreign Exchange and Emerging Markets business, where she was responsible for developing and implementing key strategic business growth opportunities for the business. From 2004 to 2009, Martine led the FX Prime Brokerage business for JPMorgan where she was responsible for developing and executing core product strategies for alternative clients. Between 2000 and 2004, she managed the European Equities Client Management team.

Martine studied business management at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia.

David Newns

Global Head of GlobalLink Execution Services

David Newns is a Senior Managing director at State Street and global head of GlobalLink Execution services. In his role he is responsible for Currenex and FX Connect, GlobalLink’s core execution and trading platform businesses.

Previously, Mr. Newns was Global Head of Currenex and SwapEx and prior to this held the roles of Chief Operating Officer for State Street Global Exchange Trading & Clearing and State Street eExchange EMEA. He has more than 16 years of experience in the eFX industry, having joined Currenex in 2001 as a founding member of Currenex’s London operation.

Prior to joining Currenex, David held several positions in technical services at MicroStrategy, a leading global provider of enterprise software platforms for business intelligence.

David holds a Master of Arts in Theology and Religious Studies from Cambridge University, UK.

Beverley Doherty

Global head of FX Connect

Ms. Doherty is an FX industry veteran, having most recently worked as the Global Chief Operating Officer (COO) and North American Head of GlobalLink, the suite of market-leading e-trading platforms, technology, data and work flow solutions from State Street, including FX Connect and Currenex.

Prior to this, she worked for many years at Currenex, in various roles including the Head of Corporate Sales and European COO. Prior to Currenex, Beverley held various positions at Reuters Limited and IBM United Kingdom Limited.

Beverley holds an honors degree from the University of Exeter and during her career has secured further qualifications from the Charted Institute of Marketing and Securities & Futures Authority.

Jamie Trickett

Managing director and head of product management for the suite of FX Connect products

Jamie Trickett is managing director and head of product management for the suite of FX Connect products, where she is responsible for overall product strategy and execution along with client and third-party integration.

Ms. Trickett has more than 15 years of experience in the financial markets industry with a significant focus on the full stack of trading systems. She has over 7 years of experience in the FX markets with deep expertise leading product management teams and strategies. Prior to joining State Street, Ms. Trickett held strategic positions at The Boston Company Asset Management, where she focused on managing technology vendors across the trading lifecycle. She has also worked for Eze Castle Software, a leading multi-asset class technology provider, where she helped various hedge funds and asset managers automate their trading and investment process.

She possesses a bachelor’s degree in economics from Bates College.

Partners

FX Connect supports integration with 30+ Order Management Systems as well as providing bespoke integration solutions for client Order Management and Accounting Systems.

Technology

FX Connect is a market-leading FX execution venue that helps real money managers and hedge funds efficiently manage multiple portfolios, connect with counterparties and streamline global trading operations.

We are dedicated to investing in our smart and robust technology as trading styles evolve, as well as in our 24/6 client support team and dedicated account management teams across the globe.

FX Connect uses open-architecture technology and integrates with many major order management systems, risk systems and liquidity streams via open APIs (FIX/Web Services for both JAVA/.NET). It is built on a highly-scalable private network with global coverage designed for optimal network access and reliability. FX Connect provides a dedicated team to work with each client to establish their pre- and post-trade workflow.
FX Connect offers flexibility with different types of order origination points such as integration to order management systems (OMS), Microsoft Excel, proprietary system and manual input. FX Connect uses open-architecture technology and integrates with over 30 major order management systems, risk systems and liquidity streams via open APIs (FIX/Web Services for both JAVA/.NET).