People moves: New head of financial products for Saxo
Saxo Bank’s recent hiring spree has continued with the appointment of Hugh Taggart as its head of financial products. Taggart was previously product manager and sales specialist for Dow Jones’s machine readable news. A major product was tagging news to enable it to be incorporated in event processing for algorithmic trading. Beforethat, he worked as a senior journalist for Dow, eventually becoming head of EMEA markets coverage. He will be based in London.