Benjamin Chtromberg joins ICAP’s Dubai office as Futures and Options broker

London, 9 September, 2013 – ICAP plc (IAP.L), a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Benjamin Chtromberg as a Futures and Options broker. He is based in ICAP’s Dubai office, which was opened in May last year and is led by Sharaz Hussain.

Benjamin was previously at GMG Brokers where he held roles in both Dubai and London, including most recently as Head of Futures and Options in Dubai focusing on long and short term interest rates.

Benjamin joins the existing team based in the DIFC. Dubai is a key part of ICAP’s global futures and options presence, providing access to the world’s markets on a 24 hour basis through dedicated exchange-traded derivatives brokers.

Gary Pettit, Global Head of Financial Futures and Options at ICAP, said: "I am very pleased to welcome Ben to the ICAP team in Dubai. His diverse client base and expertise will strengthen an already solid team. The addition of Ben is a further sign of ICAP’s growing footprint in the region which is a key part of our global network.”

Serra Balls Head of Public Relations +44 (0) 20 7050 7124

About ICAP Futures and Options
ICAP is a major executing broker on all Financial Futures Exchanges globally. And offers brokerage, market commentary and post trade services with dedicated exchange-traded derivatives brokers in London, New York, Chicago, Singapore, Sydney, Wellington and Dubai.

ICAP is a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information services. The Group matches buyers and sellers in the wholesale markets in interest rates, credit, commodities, FX, emerging markets and equity derivatives through voice and electronic networks. Through our post trade risk and information services we help our customers manage and mitigate risks in their portfolios. For more information, please go to www.icap.com.