BlueCrest Co-Founder Michael Platt

BlueCrest Co-Founder Michael Platt

BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd. via Bloomberg

BlueCrest Capital Management LLP, co-founded in 2000 by Michael Platt, a former JPMorgan Chase & Co. proprietary trader, is expanding as the world's biggest banks face higher global capital requirements and the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act in the U.S.