AllianceBernstein has announced that Christopher Thompson has joined the firm as Senior Managing Director and Head of US Retail Client Group.
Following a number of very challenging years, a level of confidence has returned to the IT Banking and Financial Services market in London.
CIBC President and CEO Gerry McCaughey has announced his intention to retire, effective April 30, 2016.
Wells Fargo has announced that banking veteran Jonathan G. Weiss has been named the new head of Wells Fargo Securities, effective May 15, 2014.
Daiwa Securities Group and Sanford C. Bernstein Limited in the UK have signed an exclusive strategic agreement to distribute Bernstein’s award winning European equity research and to cooperate in providing European corporate access to Japanese institutional investors.
Oppenheimer Europe has opened a new office in Geneva as part of the firm’s continued international expansion. The Geneva office will be led by Emmanuel Geiser, who, along with a team of seasoned professionals, has a long and established track record serving institutional clients in Switzerland, France and Benelux markets.
BNP Paribas Securities Services has announced the appointment of Jamie Pratt as head of sales Americas for debt market services.
Scotiabank has announced the retirement of Sabi Marwah, effective May 30, 2014. Marwah is currently Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer with a 35-year history at Scotiabank.
Barclays has announced that Crawford Gillies has been appointed as a non-executive Director of Barclays and will become a member of the Board Remuneration Committee with effect from 1 May 2014.
BNY Mellon has appointed Monique Herena senior executive vice president and chief human resources officer for the company. She will lead the company's global Human Resources organization and direct the strategies, policies and practices supporting the company's more than 50,000 employees.
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.