The material on this site is for financial institutions, professional investors and their professional advisers. It is for information only. Please read our Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Cookies before using this site. Please see our Subscription Terms and Conditions.


All material subject to strictly enforced copyright laws. © 2021 Euromoney, a part of the Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC.
Foreign Exchange

HSBC hires spot trader from prop shop Gellos Capital

HSBC has hired a spot trader in New York from the Greenwich, Connecticut-based proprietary trading firm Gellos Capital, according to people familiar with the situation

David Piscatelli has been hired for a spot trading role at HSBC and will be based in New York, reporting to Paul Mischenko, head of GFX trading, North America. Piscatelli joined Gellos in July 2011 from Morgan Stanley, where he had been a spot trader, having spent almost five years at Credit Suisse before that. He began his career as an agency trader at Morgan Stanley in 1999.

Gellos trades currency, commodity, interest rate and equity futures of varying horizons and methodologies, based on macroeconomic fundamentals.

HSBC declined to comment.

We use cookies to provide a personalized site experience.
By continuing to use & browse the site you agree to our Privacy Policy.
I agree