Bjorn Enqvist

Managing Director, Advanced Markets
Bjorn’s professional career in the finance industry began 5 years ago when he joined the marketing agency ConversionPros. While there, he became a vital part of the team that founded, and successfully produced, the industry-renowned iFXEXPO. Shortly afterwards, Bjorn was appointed “Head of FM Directory” by ConversionPros and Finance Magnates (a joint venture and, for the next 4 years, was instrumental in growing the Finance Magnates Directory into the largest, go-to directory in the FX industry. This achievement led to his appointment as “Head of Finance Magnates, Cyprus” where Bjorn, for the past 2 years was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the FM Cyprus team as well as driving sales and business relationships across all Finance Magnates products and events. Today Bjorn serves as Managing Director at Advanced Markets’ European office based in Cyprus, where he is in charge of expanding our brand presence in the MENA region and contributing to our overall global growth. It’s worth noting that, before venturing into the FX sector, Bjorn had a successful professional football career, representing his native Sweden at all levels, from U16 to U21, and captaining the U18 team in the process. At club level he represented such clubs as Malmö FF (Sweden), Crystal Palace (England) and several other clubs across Europe. He finished his 18 year football career in 2011 and settled in Cyprus.
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Who are the real beneficiaries of MIFID 2?

Posted by Bjorn Enqvist on Jan 22, 2018 9:18:50 AM

I’m sure there aren’t many industry peers who have managed to escape the MIFID 2 avalanche this past year and, perhaps only the frenzy surrounding crypto currencies, ICO and Bitcoin comes close to the boiling hot MIFID 2 topic in 2017.

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Topics: MiFID2, MiFID

Wind of Change? What the new CySEC rules mean to the FX industry

Posted by Bjorn Enqvist on Aug 16, 2016 11:24:43 PM

CySec’s strategic move capitalizes on a potential shift in the global FX landscape.

As someone who is very passionate about FX and football, I’m always keen to draw parallels between both whenever possible.

Where football and, indeed, sport in general is concerned, 2016 will forever be remembered as “the year of the underdog”

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Topics: Licensing, Regulation, Brokerage

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