London Forfaiting Company (LFC) has appointed Colin Stone as senior manager in its London trading team.

Reporting to Tony Knight, head of LFC’s trading department, Stone will primarily focus on increasing the firm’s secondary loan trading activities and will also be responsible for business origination, structuring and distribution activities.

With over 20 years of experience in trade finance, Stone was most recently with BGC Partners, working on the emerging markets loans desk.

Before that, he was part of the secondary loan trading team at Standard Chartered.