Cobalt Expands with New Hires

The vendor recently entered into a partnership with IHS Markit for post-trade services in currency markets.

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London-based vendor Cobalt has announced several new hires, following a recent partnership with and strategic investment from IHS Markit.

According to Darren Coote, managing direct at Cobalt, the extra support as a result of the IHS Markit deal can help the vendor reach a wider client base.

The appointments include Bob Linton in New York, to head connectivity and on-boarding. “I think mostly the institutions we talk to are global,” says Coote. “These guys are already based in New York. We are

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