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Five Minutes with Jorge Alegria Standard

Jorge Alegria

Jorge Alegria is the chief executive officer at the Mexican Derivatives Exchange (MexDer). He has 24 years of experience in the financial sector and was previously the CEO of ABN Amro in Mexico. He’s is a member of the board of directors of the International Options Markets Association (IOMA), a subsidiary of the World Federation of Exchanges, and will succeed Hugh Freedberg as IOMA Chairman. Alegria sat down for a Five Minute Interview with JLN’s Jessica Titlebaum to discuss how the U.S. and Mexico are playing roles in the development of Latin American markets as well as the role international…

Five Minutes with Scott Brusso Standard

Scott A. Brusso is a director of foreign exchange (FX) for the CME Group. He was appointed to this position in July of 2007 after working in the area of currency product marketing for the exchange since the early 90s. Brusso, who coaches kids in gymnastics and baseball in his free time, recently talked with MarketsWiki‘s Christine Nielsen about the evolution of CME Group‘s Forex products and his assimilation into a financial market position after rather comfortably traveling the world. Q: How did you get your start in the financial industry? Was it always your goal to be involved with…