MACQUARIE FORCES DEPLETED BY TRADEWEB – Tradeweb have hired Richard Bateson as an Equities Product Manager. In this capacity Bateson will be responsible for overseeing the development of Tradeweb’s new cash equities trading platform that is scheduled to go live later this year. Prior to Bateson’s appointment he was employed at Macquarie as their Global Head of Portfolio Trading. Lee Olesky, CEO at Tradeweb, said “We are excited to extend this highly successful model to cash equities, and to work with Plato to develop new trading mechanisms to more efficiently execute block trads against principal liquidity on a regulated trading venue.” #SpartanInternational