Finalto appoints Kenneth Lim as Head of Liquidity Asia to harness newly launched SG3 data center

Rick Steves

“Kenneth joining Finalto Asia as Head of Asia Liquidity underlines the commitment the Finalto Group has to expanding and entrenching itself in the regional liquidity and execution framework, Kenneth, brings 10+ years of liquidity experience adding further value to our FX, Metals and CFD offering in Asia”.

Finalto has announced the appointment of Kenneth Lim as Head of Liquidity Asia to contribute significantly to the company’s growth, especially in the Asian market.

Kenneth Lim supervised implementation of SG1 eFX

One of his notable achievements includes supervising the implementation of SG1 eFX to provide Asian clients with optimised pricing and enhanced liquidity; an expansion that parallels Finalto’s recent expansion into New York and Singaporean data centres.

Kenneth Lim joins Finalto as Head of Liquidity Asia after a year at Singapore-based institutional credit network, Hidden Road, where he was Client Success Director to help institutional investors access Crypto, FX, and Futures through Prime Brokerage services.

His career includes senior roles at Orient Futures International, CGS-CIMB Securities, and United Overseas Bank (UOB). His wealth of experience in the financial industry, particularly in working with institutional investors and prime brokerage services, will prove valuable to Finalto as it expands across the APAC region.

With a deep and comprehensive understanding of diverse markets including FX, Futures, and Crypto, Kenneth Lim has been instrumental in helping clients gain seamless access to these markets.

Finalto entrenching itself in the regional liquidity and execution framework

Kenneth Lim, Head of Liquidity Asia at Finalto, said: “I am absolutely thrilled to be embarking on this exciting journey with Finalto, and I am eagerly looking forward to collaborating with a team of incredibly talented individuals. Together, we will drive the company’s growth and strategic vision, while ensuring unparalleled service for our valued clients.”

Alex MacKinnon, Regional CEO for Finalto Asia, commented: “Kenneth joining Finalto Asia as Head of Asia Liquidity underlines the commitment the Finalto Group has to expanding and entrenching itself in the regional liquidity and execution framework, Kenneth, brings 10+ years of liquidity experience adding further value to our FX, Metals and CFD offering in Asia”.

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