BCS GM appoints Head of Equity Trading

BCS Global Markets (BCS GM) has appointed Alexey Bachurin as the firm’s new Head of equity trading. Bachurin will be based in London, reporting to co-heads of Global Equities Luis Saenz and Oleg Achkasov.

As part of his new role, Bachurin will be responsible for equities execution with an emphasis on global markets. As Head of equity trading, Alexey will also oversee all BCS GM’s Equities Trading departments.
With more than 20 years’ experience in the financial sector, Bachurin joins BGS GM having held senior management positions within equity trading at the likes of IFC Metropol, Metallinvestbank and Renaissance Capital. During his career, Bachurin has progressed from a Trader to Managing Director and has overseen multiple trading departments, having traded Russian equities in both Moscow and London.
Oleg Achkasov, Co-head of Global Equities at BCS GM, adds: “As one of the strongest institutional facilitators of international capital flow into the Russian market, BCS GM looks forward to utilising Alexey’s extensive experience to build on our already impressive knowledge base. Having worked in both Moscow and internationally, Alexey’s understanding of local markets will be invaluable in bolstering BCS GM’s cross-border solutions and services for our clients.”
Luis Saenz, Co-Head of Global Equities at BCS GM, says: “Alexey’s wealth of experience and proven track record make him a valuable addition to the growing BCS GM Global Equities team. Alexey’s appointment only emphasises BCS GM’s commitment to investing in its people and continuing to provide the best service to institutional clients.”