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Optiver appoints Institutional Trader in London

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Optiver has appointed Leaf Wade as an Institutional Trader for its growing institutional trading business in London, which started in 2019. 

Wade joins Optiver from Goldman Sachs, where he worked as an equity derivatives sales trader. Prior to that, he spent 11 years as an equity derivatives sales trader as well as a trader on the proprietary trading desk at UBS.

A US citizen, Wade holds a degree in Economics from the University of Oregon and an MBA from the University of Oxford – Said Business School.

Wade says: “With Optiver’s culture of excellence and steadfast commitment to improving the markets, I am delighted to join and help foster the fast growth of the firm’s successful derivative institutional trading business in London.”

Optiver London CEO John Rothstein says: “Optiver provides institutional investors around the globe with liquidity in equities, FX, fixed income and commodity products. Leaf Wade is a highly experienced derivatives sales trader whose calibre and experience make him perfectly placed to expand our institutional investor business in London.”

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