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Schroders is a global asset management company.

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch has appointed Philippe Chryssicopoulos as its head of power, utilities and renewables investment banking for Europe, Middle East and Africa, according to a memo seen by Reuters.

Schroders said to make changes at board level

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Schroders is preparing to refresh its board with two new non-executives this year as part of an olive branch to investors concerned about the unorthodox decision to appoint the wealth firm’s long-standing chief executive Michael Dobson as chairman.

Why Schroders' reshuffle looks like a triumph of chumminess

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Well played, Michael Dobson, that was a terrific 14-year innings as chief executive of fund manager Schroders, one of the few grand old City names to flourish in the modern world. A loss-making company in 2001 now makes profits of £600m. Take a bow, have a party and enjoy your retirement.

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Schroders said to make changes at board level

Schroders is preparing to refresh its board with two new non-executives this year as part of an olive branch to investors concerned about the unorthodox decision to appoint the wealth firm’s long-standing chief executive Michael Dobson as chairman.

Now hiring - not

People News: BofA Merill Lynch, Schroders

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has appointed Philippe Chryssicopoulos as its head of power, utilities and renewables investment banking for Europe, Middle East and Africa, according to a memo seen by Reuters.

Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Fidelity, Lehman, Schroders,

According to research firm Dealogic, Citigroup topped the league table for fees for advising on private-equity deals in the Asia Pacific region last year. The firm earned $85m, and was followed by Nomura ($50m), and Credit Suisse ($43m). Citi is also favourite to top this table again in 2006, after getting off to a flying start to the year.

Probably The Biggest Bank Merger Of All Time

Since it was revealed earlier this week that an unnamed investment banker had had the balls to call up Citi and suggest that it might consider a 'merger' with Bank of America, thoughts have turned to what might end up being the biggest bank merger of all time - a tie-up between Citi and JPMorgan Chase!

The Results Of The 'City Oscars'

Around 500 'leading City practitioners' had lunch at the Guildhall on Wednesday to hear the official results of the 31st Thomson Extel research Survey, which reflects the views of 1,037 buy-side firms, 151 brokerage firms and 298 of Europe's largest quoted companies. UBS once again took the lead award, the main 'City Oscar', with Merrill Lynch coming in second. The Key results are detailed below. 2003 results in brackets.

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People News: BofA Merill Lynch, Schroders

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has appointed Philippe Chryssicopoulos as its head of power, utilities and renewables investment banking for Europe, Middle East and Africa, according to a memo seen by Reuters.