People & Markets

  • Kawohl heads to HIG for distressed debt

    Kawohl heads to HIG for distressed debt

    Bayside Capital, the branch of private equity firm HIG Capital that invests in special situations and distressed debt, has appointed Florian Kawohl as a managing director.

  • HSBC names head for illiquid credit syndicate unit

    HSBC names head for illiquid credit syndicate unit

    HSBC has appointed Vinay Raj as head of illiquid credit syndicate, a new structure within the firm's global syndicate operations focused on distributing structured finance, infrastructure, real estate and distressed debt.

  • Palmieri shakes up corp finance at SG

    Palmieri shakes up corp finance at SG

    Société Générale has redoubled its commitment to equity capital markets under a new structure designed to ensure it remains a force in investment banking when consolidation comes, writes David Rothnie.

  • LMA to guide banks on how to avoid greenwashing in sustainable loans

    LMA to guide banks on how to avoid greenwashing in sustainable loans

    The loan market’s trade bodies are preparing to give new guidance about how to ensure sustainability-linked loans — in which borrowers can get a margin reduction if they hit sustainability targets — are genuinely “ambitious”. Bankers want to protect the market from rising concerns that some deals’ terms are too easy on the borrowers.

  • People moves in brief

    People moves in brief

    Funding Circle picks up former securitization syndicator — Campbell moves from HSBC to RBC — Long-time DCM banker turns up at Aramco

  • RBC poaches from HSBC for levfin

    RBC poaches from HSBC for levfin

    RBC Capital Markets has continued the development of its leveraged finance business by hiring Craig Campbell from HSBC.