Robert McSweeney, SVP of competitive position for NYSE Group, announced his retirement. Louis Pastina was promoted to EVP of market development and will assume responsibility for competitive positioning.
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange and CBOT announced their post-merger management team, which includes James Krause as CIO. Krause has held the title for the CME since 2004.
Newly formed alternative trading system BIDS Trading named Richard Levin as general counsel and CCO. He most recently held the same title at Equilend Holdings.
The Board of Australia is launching a new ECN and hired Greg Yanco as CEO. Most recently, Yanco served in various regulatory roles with the Australian Stock Exchange.