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AllianceBernstein Appoints New Toronto MD

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AllianceBernstein L.P. has announced the appointment of Wendy Brodkin to the position of Managing Director responsible for business development and client service for institutional investors in Canada.


Commerzbank, BNP, NYBOT, RBS, UBS, LBOs, IPOs

The Wall Street Journal reports that Klaus-Peter Mueller, Commerzbank's CEO, has said that his firm is not in takeover or merger talks at present, mentioning that he had 'no knowledge (either) of other intstitutions' currently having takeover plans for us'.

No Pay Jose!

There was much mirth in the City last week, on the news that the UK Treasury had strong-armed executives at Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds, Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Chartered to adopt curbs on bonuses payments.