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  • Safeway breaks ranks from Brexit-hit retailers

    UK prime minister’s speeches have rarely been market-moving events, despite what some of the more breathless commentators in the broadcast media would have you think. But perhaps this has changed since the Brexit referendum in June, even if the spin doctors manage the message in advance.

    • 19 Jan 2017
  • Natixis loses Asia debt syndicate chief

    The head of debt syndicate for Asia Pacific at Natixis is understood to have resigned from the bank.

    • 18 Jan 2017
  • HKEX ready to unveil Bond Connect plans

    Details of the long-awaited China-Hong Kong Bond Connect scheme are set to be unveiled soon by the Hong Kong Exchange (HKEX), providing a whole new asset class for Mutual Market Access investors.

    • 18 Jan 2017
  • Citi picks Campbell to head DCM for Aus, NZ

    Citi has named Ian Campbell a managing director and head of DCM for Australia and New Zealand, according to a memo seen by GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 18 Jan 2017
  • Legal & General takes ex-M&G investor for PPs

    Calum Macphail has joined Legal & General Investment Management as its head of corporate private credit, three months after leaving M&G Investments.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • StanChart creates Asia bond syndicate head role

    Standard Chartered has created a new head of bond syndicate position in Asia, tapping Li Chao to the role, according to a bank spokesperson.

    • 12 Jan 2017
  • StanChart names new head of Asia bond syndicate

    Standard Chartered has appointed a new head of bond syndicate for Asia, a spokesperson at the bank told GlobalCapital Asia on Tuesday.

    • 10 Jan 2017
  • Gumier bears toward Société Générale for Italian job

    Société Générale has hired a senior banker from Bank of America Merrill Lynch to become its head of global banking, investor solutions, coverage and investment banking in Italy.

    • 09 Jan 2017
  • UK banks slip out synthetic CLOs before year-end

    Barclays, Lloyds, RBS and Santander UK all priced synthetic CLOs for risk transfer purposes just before the year-end, honing their capital positions for full year 2016 reporting. Most of the deals focused on large corporates, an asset class that fuelled much of last year’s boom in risk transfer trades, as banks seek ways to get ahead of increased Basel risk weights.

    • 05 Jan 2017
  • ANZ adds former Citi banker to bond syndicate team

    ANZ has hired a former DCM syndicate banker from Citi for its Asia bonds desk.

    • 05 Jan 2017