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Canaccord Genuity expands healthcare investment banking

For hire hiring

Canaccord Genuity has announced the expansion of its U.S. investment banking group with the addition of Duncan Dashiff as Managing Director and Head of Healthcare Services, which includes the firm’s Healthcare Information Technology (“HCIT”) practice in the U.S.

BlackRock to settle charges over staff separation agreements

Sec Building

The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that New York-based asset manager BlackRock Inc. has agreed to pay a $340,000 penalty to settle charges that it improperly used separation agreements in which exiting employees were forced to waive their ability to obtain whistleblower awards.



UBS in taxing rejection

UBS has failed to persuade the European Court of Human Rights to overturn an order that it must post 1.1 billion euros ($1.17 billion) bail in a French case about whether it helped clients avoid tax.