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Wednesday, 9 February 2011, 18:30 HKT/SGT

Source: Singapore Exchange (SGX)
Singapore Exchange Welcomes Michael Syn as New Derivatives Head

SINGAPORE, Feb 9, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore Exchange (SGX) today announced the appointment of Mr Michael Syn as Senior Vice President and Head of Derivatives from 1 March.

In his new role, Mr Syn will lead SGX's growth in the trading and distribution of derivatives, building on our position as an award-winning derivatives exchange. In 2010, SGX was named the Derivatives Exchange of the Year by Asia Risk. Mr Syn will report to Mr Gan Seow Ann, President of SGX.

Mr Syn joins SGX from DBS Asset Management, where he oversaw the regional management of the firm as Chief Operating Officer. He brings with him many years of leadership and business development experience in investment banking and investment management, including six years at UBS London, heading its UK derivatives risk.

Mr Syn holds an MA and PhD in Engineering from Cambridge University, UK. He is an advisor to the Wealth Management Institute, an arm of Temasek Holdings, and sits on the advisory council of the Centre for Asset Management Research and Investments at NUS Business School. He also serves as an adjunct faculty member at Singapore Management University.

About Singapore Exchange (SGX)

Singapore Exchange (SGX) is the Asian Gateway, connecting investors in search of Asian growth to corporate issuers in search of global capital. SGX represents the premier access point for managing Asian capital and investment exposure, and is Asia's most international exchange with about 40% of companies listed on SGX originating outside of Singapore. SGX offers its clients the world's biggest offshore market for Asian equity index futures, centred on Asia's three largest economies - China, India and Japan.

In addition to offering a fully integrated value chain from trading and clearing, to settlement and depository services, SGX is also Asia's pioneering central clearing house. Headquartered in Asia's most globalised city, and centred within the AAA strength and stability of Singapore's island nation, SGX is a leading Asian counterparty for the clearing of financial and commodity products. For more information, please visit

Carolyn Lim
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Feb 9, 2011 18:30 HKT/SGT
Source: Singapore Exchange (SGX)

Topic: Executive appointment
Sectors: Daily Finance, Daily News
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