TORONTO, Feb. 4 /CNW/ - CMC Markets Canada, the premier online CFD and FX
trading company, has announced the appointment of Colin Cieszynski as its head
A seasoned professional with diverse investment industry experience, Mr.
Cieszynski's responsibilities will include: publishing a daily commentary on
what's happening in North American equity and commodity markets; providing
technical analysis; and developing and managing investor education tools and
programs for clients.
"We are thrilled to add Colin to our growing team," said Alex Daschko,
Managing Director and CEO, CMC Markets. "He brings significant depth and
expertise to our business and clientele, and will be a very valuable asset as
we continue to expand in Canada."
Prior to joining CMC Markets, Colin served as Market Analyst at Canaccord
Capital where he worked for 11 years, providing technical analysis and market
commentary for individual and institutional clients. Mr. Cieszynski has
completed both the Chartered Financial Analyst and Chartered Market Technician
programs, and is a member of the Market Technicians Association, Canadian
Society of Technical Analysts, and the CFA Institute.
About CMC Markets Plc and CMC Markets Canada Inc.
CMC Markets is Canada's leading online CFD provider and was the first
company in the world to offer online FX trading. With offices in Toronto and
Vancouver, CMC Markets has been offering CFDs and FX to Canadian traders since
2005. During the period Nov-06 - Oct-07, CMC Markets handled over 16.2 million
trades with a total value of over US $1.1 trillion, across the full product
range. Since April 2006, CMC Markets has opened offices in Stockholm, Tokyo,
Singapore and Vienna, adding to the company's existing presence in leading
financial centres. The company now operates a total of 22 offices worldwide,
employs in excess of 900 staff and represents clients in over 70 countries.
CMC Markets was founded in 1989 by Peter Cruddas and in December 2007,
Goldman Sachs acquired a 10% stake.
For further information:
For further information: Beth Merrick, ZAZOU Communications, (416)
654-9881, firstname.lastname@example.org; Jayne Banks, CMC Markets Canada, (416) 682-5041,