London, Sydney, Johannesburg, October 26, 2018 -- FXCM Group, LLC ("FXCM Group" or “FXCM”), a leading international provider of online foreign exchange trading, CFD trading, bitcoin and related services, today announced the promotion of Mario Luis Sánchez-Wandemberg to Managing Director and Global Head of FXCM Pro Sales. Mr. Sanchez Joined FXCM in 2011 holding a variety of sales based roles within the FXCM Pro department and has been a key player in the growth of FXCM’s institutional sales division. With over 15 years of experience in senior level institutional sales positions within the financial industry, Mario is well prepared to lead the FXCM Pro team. In his new role, Mr. Sanchez will also oversee key initiatives and relationships.

FXCM Pro is the institutional arm of FXCM and provides retail brokers, small hedge funds and emerging market banks access to wholesale execution and liquidity, while providing high and medium frequency funds access to prime brokerage services via FXCM Prime.

Siju Daniel, CCO of FXCM Group stated, “FXCM’s institutional offering is as unique and competitive as our retail offering but tailored to compliment, enhance or advance an array of institutional client’s needs. I am confident that our revamped product suite along with our seasoned executives including Mario, Mohammed Khan, Managing Director of FXCM Pro Operations and Client Services and Justin Boulton, Managing Director, FXCM Prime, will continue to grow FXCM’s institutional department. We look forward to making additional announcements and enhancements to our institutional offering in the coming weeks.”