April 15, 2021 – The global trading provider INFINOX has today announced that it has hired Chris Hossain Nelson as it ramps up its institutional arm IX Prime.

Hossain-Nelson has 25 years experience in the industry, most recently as Executive Director at Global Market Index (GMI UK), prior to which he spent 5 and a half years at FXCM where he was head of Institutional Partnerships. Infinox has today announced that he has joined the company as Head of Institutional Sales at INFINOX, a global brokerage with a presence in 15 countries.

He joins INFINOX as the company builds on a period of exceptional growth. The company recently recorded a 61% jump in revenue and a 28% increase in trading volumes to $553bn in 2020 alone. Hossain-Nelson will now lead the global expansion of INFINOX’s institutional and market making division IX Prime.

IX Prime provides trading infrastructure and liquidity to international exchanges including the Brasil Bolsa Balcão (B3) – the world’s third largest derivatives exchange – and the brand’s combination of cutting-edge trading technology and deep reserves of liquidity have made it the partner of choice for a range of global hedge funds, brokers and exchanges.

Robert Berkeley, CEO of INFINOX, said: "Chris’s addition to the INFINOX team cements our position as a premium liquidity provider. As a partner-led business, Chris's experience in client relations, institutional sales and partnerships will play a vital role in accelerating the global growth of IX Prime.

“Our liquidity offering to institutional clients and top-tier exchanges like the B3 has fuelled our growth to date. We are confident that with the experience and professionalism that Chris brings to the table, IX Prime will continue to be a respected provider and grow from strength to strength."

Chris Hossain-Nelson, Head of Institutional Sales at IX Prime, added: "I am genuinely thrilled to be joining the INFINOX and IX Prime team. I have watched the INFINOX brokerage from afar and admired its impressive growth, both in terms of trading volume and the way it has assembled a highly talented and professional team.

“The institutional world centres around service, innovation and relationships, and these will all be central to our drive to deliver further success at IX Prime over the coming years.”

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