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Bank of America sees increase in M&A activity

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Bank of America has seen an increase in mergers and acquisition activity in recent months, along with improvements in high-yield debt and leveraged finance, according to Christian Meissner, global head of corporate and investment banking.

Top firm CEO to step down next year


ABN Amro Group Chief Executive Officer Gerrit Zalm is stepping down in 2017, saying the bank needs a longer-term leader following its break up and return to the stock market.

Brexit vote brings slowdown to M&A deals

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Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union chilled deal making activity involving British companies to the lowest level in at least two decades as bosses grapple with what Brexit will cost, Thomson Reuters data shows.