Houlihan Lokey, the global investment bank, has announced that it has acquired the investment banking operations of Leonardo in Germany, the Netherlands, and Spain and has become a minority partner in a joint venture with the management team of Leonardo, in respect of Leonardo’s investment banking operations in Italy. The transaction closed on November 16.
Nomura, Asia’s global investment bank, announced that it has hired three Managing Directors within its Emerging Markets business in the Americas.
HSBC has announced changes to its Board. As previously announced, Rona Fairhead will retire at the 2016 Annual General Meeting.
Anthemis Group, the digital financial services venture capital and strategic advisory firm, has announced it will expand its presence in North America with the opening of a New York office effective 1st January.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis on Tuesday named former Treasury official Neel Kashkari its new president and chief executive officer.
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has announced that James P. Gorman, chairman and chief executive officer of Morgan Stanley, has been elected a Class A director representing Group 1, which consists of member banks with capital and surplus of more than $1bn. Gorman will serve a three-year term beginning January 1, 2016.
Lombard Odier has named Duncan Macintyre as Chief Executive Officer of its Private Client Business in the UK
Canaccord Genuity has announced that Blake Tennant has joined its investment banking team as Managing Director, Industrials and Infrastructure Services.
Nomura has appointed Johnny Heng as Chief Investment Officer, Wealth Management, Asia ex-Japan.
Perella Weinberg Partners has announced that James M. Dunham has joined the Firm as a Managing Director in its Asset Management business.
State Street Corporation have announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Michael (Mike) F. Rogers to president and chief operating officer (COO). He will continue to report to Jay Hooley, chairman and CEO of State Street.
Bloomberg reports that Citigroup has picked up former UBS European M&A co-head Pat Guerin as a senior adviser for clients on asset sales. Based in London, he will report to Wilhelm Schulz, co-head of European M&A.
Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd. has appointed Bernhard Hodler, Member of the Executive Boards of Julius Baer Group and Bank Julius Baer, as new Chief Operating Officer (COO) as of 1 April 2011.
Tokyo – Barclays Capital has announced the appointment of Kenichi Onuma as Head of Equity Capital Markets, Japan. He is based in Tokyo.
New York - Rodman & Renshaw, LLC, a subsidiary of Rodman & Renshaw Capital Group, Inc. has announced that Gordon K. 'Rusty' Johnson, has joined the firm in the position of Managing Director, Healthcare Investment Banking, bringing his diverse healthcare investment banking experience and expertise to Rodman.
Barclays Wealth has announced the appointment of Thomas Roiz as Managing Director and Market Head for Latin America within International Private Bank, Europe, Middle East and Africa (IPB EMEA).
Schroders has announced the appointment of four new senior positions within its LDI and UK Strategic Solutions teams. This follows significant growth in both the traditional LDI, and Flight Path solution areas of the business.
Currencies Direct, the UK non-bank provider of foreign exchange and international payment services, have announced that Antony Jenkins, formerly CEO of Barclays, has joined the company as non-executive Chairman. He will focus on further advancing Currencies Direct’s digital offering and expanding its existing international footprint, supporting the company’s strong growth potential.
The FICC Markets Standards Board (“FMSB”) has appointed Gerry Harvey as its first Chief Executive Officer. Harvey has 30 years’ experience in the wholesale financial markets and extensive experience in the regulatory field.
Nicolas Moreau, 51, will join the Management Board of Deutsche Bank, from October 1, where he will be responsible for Deutsche Asset Management.