Diversity, Inclusion & Wellbeing Manager Appointed

As OSTC continues to expand and diversify on an international scale, it’s perfect timing to announce the arrival of the quite brilliant and talented Faizah Tahir who will join our group as the new Diversity, Inclusion & Wellbeing Manager. Throughout the network, we’re actively working towards creating a more just and open international trading community. […]

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New Head of Compliance Appointed

As we forge ahead into 2020 with lots of new activities and developments for both our ZISHI educational arm and global markets trading, we’re joined by Steve Brazil, who from March onwards will assume the role as Head of Compliance. Steve joins us after spending almost four years at Saxo Capital Markets, following a long […]

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This February sees the arrival of our new COO and Deputy CEO Ian Cohen, who takes over from current COO Ian Firla and joins us after spending five years in the senior role of Managing Director, Global Head Market Structure and Execution Strategy at HSBC Global Asset Management. Prior to this, he was Global Chief […]

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FOW Award

ZISHI Elite Wins FOW Magazine’s “Best New Product” Award

ZISHI Elite, our tech solution to help traders globally measure their performance and maximise their efficiency, has been voted as “Best New Product” in the Trading and Execution space by readers of Futures and Options World Magazine. Part biometric app, part wearable tech, ZISHI Elite gives traders the edge in markets by measuring numerous factors […]

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25th gala anniversary of the National Depository of Securities

November 7 2019, marked the 25th anniversary since the Central Securities Depository of Poland (KDPW) first began its operation as an independent company. A prestigious gala took place in Warsaw to celebrate the occasion, with the President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda taking honorary patronage as host and speaker at the event. Also […]

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Portrait of Rose Luckin

World class AI expert to join OSTC in 2020

The year may nearly be over, but some exciting new appointments and more collaborative partnerships for OSTC are still very much underway. The latest non-executive director to join our board in January 2020 is Professor Rose Luckin, a world-leading educational technology (AI) expert from UCL Knowledge Lab, London. As Professor of Learner Centred Design at […]

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A Strategic New Appointment: Corey Smalley

It’s been a year of new recruits and new faces across the business and in all of our global hubs, with November being no exception. This month, we’re pleased to announce our new Head of Strategy & Change, Corey Smalley. Corey brings a wealth of strategic experience and expertise with him, earned during many meaningful […]

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Lee Hodgkinson and Thomas Trefor on stage with gong

ZISHI and SGX celebrate new educational partnership

This week saw CEO Lee Hodgkinson and Chief Creative Marketing Officer Trefor Thomas open the Singapore Exchange (SGX). The reason for their visit? To celebrate a prestigious collaboration with the SGX and Asia’s first official employer-led accredited trading programme. Kicking off in 2020 (subject to regulatory approvals) the immersive course will be delivered over 5-weeks […]

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Group shot of Saracen team with Zishi teacher

Saracens and Ospreys choose Zishi

We’re thrilled to announce another landmark autumn partnership, this time between ZISHI and Saracens and Ospreys Rugby clubs. Both institutions have elected ZISHI and its core educational arm Cornerstone to provide dual career development and sports transition programme for Senior and Academy players. The educational programme, which kicks off this month, will be delivered over […]

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