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PhillipCapital announces the hire of David Klotz as Vice President, Head of Electronic Trading, and PhillipCapital


CHICAGO, February 23, 2015.

- PhillipCapital Inc., a member of the Singapore-based PhillipCapital Group, is proud to announce the hire of David Klotz as Vice President and Head of Electronic Trading, PhillipCapital.  David formerly ran the Global E-Trading Services Team at Mizuho Securities which was responsible for the on-boarding and ongoing support of futures clients.  He brings seventeen years of industry experience in retail and institutional trading, including stints at GNI, ABN AMRO, and Born Technology. At Phillip he will report to Lynette Lim, CEO.


“I am looking forward to helping PhillipCapital grow their client base across asset classes and stay ahead of the ever changing technology landscape of the industry.” – David Klotz
Lynette Lim, CEO and Director of PhillipCapital, said: “”We are very excited to have David join our company as we  are looking to expand our technology solutions to  cater to the ever changing needs of institutional and retail group for futures, forex and equities.   We believe with his solid background at technology infrastructure firms as well as Mizuho is the right fit for us.”


In addition to growing their Futures side of the business, PhillipCapital also received National Futures Association (NFA) approval to become a forex dealer member (FDM) and forex firm last year with the firm is expecting to launch its first OTC forex offering to customers beginning the spring of 2015, and further plans to offer equities trading.