Michael Saunders, an economist at the investment bank Citigroup, has been appointed to the Bank of England’s interest rate setting committee.
BNY Mellon has appointed Richard Gill as head of its Markets business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Gill will lead the regional business strategy and have overall responsibility for managing Markets within EMEA. He will report to Michelle Neal, president of BNY Mellon Markets.
Mizuho International, the London-based securities and investment banking arm of the Mizuho Financial Group has appointed Christel Aranda-Hassel as Chief European Economist.
Standard Life Wealth, the discretionary fund manager, has announced the appointment of Gair Brisbane as Senior Client Portfolio Manager based in Edinburgh. Reporting to Mike Connor, Head of the Edinburgh Office, Brisbane will have responsibility for managing the investment portfolios for charity clients.
Mizuho Bank Americas has announced the appointment of Andrew Dewing as Managing Executive Officer and Head of North American Banking. In his new role, Dewing will lead an integrated team of coverage, advisory and product bankers to deliver Mizuho’s expanding product suite to North American clients.
Deutsche Bank has announced that its Management Board has decided to create an expanded Global Governance function which will bring together a number of existing functions and teams.
Former Standard Life chief executive David Nish is to join the board of HSBC.
Axa chairman and chief executive Henri de Castries will retire on 1 September, after 27 years at the group and nearly 17 years at the helm.
M&G Investments, a leading international asset manager, has announced the appointment of Tristan Hanson as Fund Manager to its Multi-Asset team.
Telecoms takeover vehicle Zegona, set up last year by two former Virgin Media executives and backed by investor Neil Woodford, has poached Goldman Sachs banker Menno Kremer to grow its business across Europe.
Winton Capital has announced that Sir David Walker is to join the Group as non-executive Chairman with effect from 1 July 2015.
Nomura has appointed Johnny Heng as Chief Investment Officer, Wealth Management, Asia ex-Japan.
Lazard has announced that Peter R. Orszag will join the firm as a Managing Director and a Vice Chairman of Investment Banking, effective May 16. Based in New York, Orszag will advise clients on mergers and acquisitions and other financial and strategic matters.
North Sea Partners, a private investment bank, has announced that Steve Paras has joined the firm in London as a Managing Director and head of European Capital Markets.
Societe Generale Private Banking (SGPB) has made the following appointments, effective from 1st January 2013:
Employee-owned international financial services firm Baird announced that Jon Langenfeld has been promoted to Head of Global Equities with overall responsibility for Baird’s equity research, sales & trading operations.
They flaunt their cash around the world, buying soccer clubs, owning airlines and running banks. Now the Emirati Royal Family rules the waves too after ranking first in a league table of owners of the world's biggest mega-yachts, knocking billionaire Roman Abramovich off the top spot.
SEC Chair Mary Jo White, after nearly four years as the agency’s head, today announced that she intends to leave at the end of the Obama Administration. Under Chair White’s leadership, the Commission strengthened protections for investors and the markets through transformative rulemakings that addressed major issues highlighted by the financial crisis.
Standard Life Investments has announced that Adam Rudd has been appointed as an Investment Director within the Multi Asset Investment (MAI) Team.
JPMorgan Chase have announced that its Board of Directors has elected Todd A. Combs, 45, a director of the company, effective September 19, 2016.
Houlihan Lokey have announced that Marshall Taylor has joined the firm as a Managing Director and National Healthcare Leader for Transaction Advisory Services (TAS). He is based in the Dallas office.
Houlihan Lokey have announced that Joseph Mooney has joined the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group as a Managing Director. He is based in New York.