BNP Paribas has announced several key appointments to strengthen its Securities Services franchise in Asia Pacific as it continues its expansion in the region.
In his first public comments since resigning from Switzerland's largest insurer after being named in the suicide note of its finance chief, Josef Ackermann said it was unfair to blame him for what he called a surprise tragedy.
BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking has announced that, as of 1st October 2013, its Fixed Income business will be managed across four global product lines and three regions.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch has announced that Percy Batliwalla has been named global head of Sales for Large Corporates and Financial Institutions in Global Transaction Services (GTS) at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Covington & Burling has announced that Charlotte Hill has joined the London office as partner, strengthening the firm’s ability to advise clients on EU and UK financial regulatory matters.
Mark Schwartz, chairman of Goldman Sachs' Asia-Pacific operations, bought a rare free-standing mansion on Manhattan’s Upper West Side for $14m.
VTB Capital has announced the appointment of Ben Jones and Vikram Shahi to its Singapore office in the fixed income department.
ICAP has announced the appointment of Benjamin Chtromberg as a Futures and Options broker.
Tikehau Group is a lending player in the private debt industry since 2007 providing a full range of financing products (senior debt,unitranche, mezzanine, preferred shares).
The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that Paula Dubberly, Deputy Director of the Division of Corporation Finance, is retiring from the agency later this month after more than 20 years of service.
Lazard have announced that Eric Medow will join the firm as a Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT), Financial Advisory, effective mid-October.
Chancellor George Osborne has announced that Gertjan Vlieghe, a senior economist at hedge fund Brevan Howard, will replace David Miles on the Bank of England’s monetary policy committee.
Evercore has announced that Edmund D. Baxter has joined the Firm’s Investment Banking business as a Senior Managing Director in its Healthcare Group.