Simpkin has 30 years of experience in the financial industry. He started his career as an index fund manager with Barclays Investment Management (now Blackrock) where he was one of the original team that introduced quantitative fund management to Europe. He joined LIFFE (now ICE) as head of business and market development in 1994 before leaving to run equity and equity derivatives clearing at LCH.Clearnet. He held a similar role at Chi-x Europe when it was acquired by Bats.
Simpkin graduated with honors from Imperial College of Science and Technology with a degree in Mathematics. He lives in Surrey.
JLN News Feed
DTCC Calls for Establishing Business Resilience as Industry-wide Priority to Protect Against Future Market Disruptions
Delisting of Securities of Hunter Maritime Acquisition Corp., ADOMANI, Inc., Xynomic Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc., China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited, and Warrant of Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc. from The Nasdaq Stock Market
We visit more than 100 websites daily for financial news (Would YOU do that?). Read the John Lothian Newsletter.