easyMarkets Head FX Dealer for the Asia Pacific (APAC), Anthony Darvall, is leaving his corner office to launch a fintech startup called Traderflow.

easyMarkets Head FX Dealer for the Asia Pacific (APAC) region, Anthony Darvall, has left the company after almost 15 years there to launch a web 3.0 fintech startup called Traderflow.

Darvall announced his new position as Founder of Traderflow via the professional social networking platform LinkedIn. A few weeks earlier, Ohad Golan quit as Chief Marketing Officer of easyMarkets.


Darvall joined easyMarkets in May 2008 as Chief Market Analyst of APAC and FX Dealer for High Net Worth Individuals. He then assumed the position of Head FX Dealer for APAC in May 2016. In his work, he provides in-depth market updates and long-term "bespoke" trading plans for traders and hedgers.

Darvall intends to officially launch Traderflow in February this year in partnership with several other FX veterans. The startup will launch with a dynamic Metaverse and NFT trading floor that updates in real-time and stores trading history and on-chain statistics.

"We have ed MT4 and MT5 as the first platforms we will integrate into our Traderflow ," said Darvall.


Other Executive Moves

Not only this ASIC-regulated broker, but several executives in the forex and CFD trading industry have left their positions to start new businesses in recent months. In mid-January, Ryan Leonard stepped down as Chief Information Officer at FXCM. Then there is Alan F. Schwarz, who left the position of Co-Founder and CEO of FXSpotStream. In addition, in November last year, Harshad Kale, Chief Financial Officer of ThinkMarkets, resigned after spending nearly nine years there. Bank of England (BoE) FX Dealer Chris Mills also left his role a month earlier.