Forex Capital Markets LLC (FXCM), the largest non-bank online foreign exchange dealer in North America, today announced the hiring of Fernando Abanto as Director of Corporate and Institutional Services. Mr. Abanto brings extensive foreign exchange, risk management, and emerging market experience to FXCM. During the last decade, Mr. Abanto has held senior level positions in the foreign exchange and futures divisions at American Express Bank, Prudential Securities, and Merrill Lynch. Most recently, Mr. Abanto served as Director of Latin American Capital Markets at American Express Bank.
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