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UBS is hiring senior investment bankers


UBS is adding to its ranks of senior investment bankers in Asia for the first time since the global financial crisis, seeking to wring market share in dealmaking away from competitors that are reorganizing.

Standard Chartered CEO buys shares

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Standard Chartered CEO Bill Winters bought $1.5m of shares in the bank, a week after seeking $5.1bn from investors and unveiling his revised strategy for the Asia-focused firm.


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Top 50 European banks by total assets

HSBC remains atop SNL Financial's ranking of Europe's 50 largest banks by total assets for the third successive year, although its position was distorted by the fall in the euro against the dollar and other major currencies.