Jefferies & Co.

Jefferies, a global securities and investment banking group, has served companies and their investors for nearly 50 years and operates in more than 25 cities around the world.

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Jefferies CEO 'humbled'

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Jefferies reported a fiscal first-quarter loss as revenue from trading stocks and bonds tumbled 82%, leaving CEO Richard Handler vowing to do better.

Nomura said hiring bond traders

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Nomura is hiring a group of bond traders and salesmen from JPMorgan to replace part of a Latin America credit-trading team that defected to Jefferies Group last year, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

Jefferies sees fixed income trading fall

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Jefferies Group whose trading results are seen as a bellwether for Wall Street firms, said fourth-quarter revenue from that business fell 36% as fixed-income sank for a fourth straight quarter.

Ex-Jefferies trader has conviction overturned


A former Jefferies & Co. Managing Director accused of lying to customers about bond prices had his conviction overturned, setting back government efforts to hold individuals accountable for alleged wrongdoing on Wall Street.

People News: UBS

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UBS has hired Abudy Taha, formerly of Credit Suisse, as a managing director in leveraged-finance and capital markets.