22 August 2012

Sucden Financial expands presence in Hong Kong

22 August 2012 - Sucden Financial today announced that as from 27 August it will relocate its Hong Kong operation to larger office premises, as part of the expansion of its Chinese and Asian business. 

Sucden Financial first opened its Hong Kong office in 2008, and its relocation to larger offices in the centre of Hong Kong’s financial district is reflective of its plans to further expand both its business and personnel in the region. 

Amanda Chan is the General Manager of the Hong Kong office (Sucden Financial (HK) Limited), which plays a pivotal part of Sucden Financial’s servicing capabilities for its Hong Kong and Chinese clients. 

Michael Overlander, CEO Sucden Financial, said, “our Hong Kong office is a key hub for the company, and this move further demonstrates our commitment to continuing expansion in the region.” 

Sucden Financial (HK) Limited is regulated by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC). Sucden Financial Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. 

Sucden Financial deals in a broad range of markets, covering equities, financial and commodity futures and options, as well as foreign exchange. Formed in 1973 as the soft commodities brokerage arm of the French Sucres et DenrĂ©es (Sucden Group), the firm has since evolved into one of the largest brokers for investment houses, hedge funds, commodity firms, and high net worth individuals. 

It has access to every major exchange worldwide, offering clients fast, direct access to global electronic markets, as well as a ring dealing membership on the London Metal Exchange. In addition to offering low cost, direct market access to clients, Sucden Financial also offers full service research and brokerage, particularly in its established commodities sector. 

Sucden Financial was voted #1 Broker Overall in Base Metals, Asia Pacific 2011 by AsiaRisk, the magazine for risk and derivatives professionals. 

Source: Sucden Financial