Standish Mellon Asset Management Company LLC, has hired Federico Garcia Zamora as senior portfolio manager of currency strategies.
HSBC has announced that Paul Thurston will retire as a Group Managing Director and Chief Executive of Retail Banking and Wealth Management (RBWM), after a distinguished 37-year career with the HSBC Group, on 31 December 2012.
Chi-X® Australia Pty Ltd has announced the appointment of Jamie Crank as Head of Market Operations.
ICAP Plc has hired leading industry analyst Stephen Velgot to its U.S. Institutional Event Driven-Merger Arbitrage desk.
To support the increasing demand for its alternative fund administration solutions, Northern Trust has hired Edwin Parker, expanding its alternatives business development team across the UK, Ireland, Luxembourg and Channel Islands.
Bo Kratz has joined Northern Trust as managing director for asset management in the Asia-Pacific region.
The Board of Harvey Nash has reported that the Group’s trading for the 3 months to 31st October has been ahead of Management expectations, mainly driven by increased revenues and profits in the UK and Ireland, temporary and contract recruitment in Northern Europe, and an improving result from Asia.
The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that it has named Todd K. Scharf, Sr. as Chief Information Security Officer and Associate Director in the agency’s Office of Information Technology.
Canaccord Genuity has announced that Adrian Haxby has joined the company as Head of European Investment Banking.
Wells Fargo has said that its board of directors has elected Howard V. 'Rick' Richardson, a retired partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, to the company’s board of directors, effective January 1, 2013.