July 9, 2010

Deutsche Bank expands Global Foreign Exchange

Alan Ruskin to join Deutsche Bank as Global Head of G10 FX Strate

Deutsche Bank today announced that Alan Ruskin will join the firm’s Global Research group as a Managing Director and Global Head of G10 FX Strategy.  Ruskin will report to Bilal Hafeez, Managing Director and Global Head of FX Research, and be based in New York. Ruskin will join the Bank in August following a notice period.

"I am delighted to welcome Alan to our research franchise, and I’m confident he will be a major asset as we enhance our research offering to our U.S. and global client base, providing leading insights into FX markets and delivering industry-leading foreign exchange research to our clients," said Hafeez.
Ruskin joins Deutsche Bank with more than 20 years of experience in FX strategy, most recently with Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), where he was Global Head of FX Strategy.  Previously, he founded IDEAglobal, an independent, global research organization where he designed an original online cross market product suite covering FX, money and bond markets.
Ruskin earned a B.S. in Computer Science and a B.A. in Economics and Statistics from the University of Cape Town and an M.S. in Monetary Economics from the London School of Economics. 
*Deutsche Bank has been voted the world’s top foreign exchange house in the Euromoney FX Poll for the past six years.

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Deutsche Bank AG 

Amanda Williams                        
Phone: + 1 (212) 250-1499

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