People & Markets

  • People moves in brief

    People moves in brief

    New sustainable DCM team at Citi — Deutsche picks Stergiou for new position — SMBC Nikko makes ABS trading hire

  • Don’t forget about Brexit

    Don’t forget about Brexit

    Equity capital markets are gearing up for a busy autumn and UK companies have been at the forefront of activity in Europe since the coronavirus pandemic began. Bankers and investors have said they fear the disruption a second wave of Covid-19 and volatility surrounding November's US election could bring, but they should not forget either that the UK is edging towards a no-deal Brexit at the end of 2020.

  • Barclays’ hires Panmure Gordon’s ex-IB head

    Barclays’ hires Panmure Gordon’s ex-IB head

    John Muncey has joined Barclays as vice-chairman of its consumer retail group (CRG) in Europe and the Middle East, while Jamshed Kakalia has been promoted to lead the consumer business in that team.

  • ECM are all going on a summer holiday

    ECM are all going on a summer holiday

    After a hectic second quarter, equity capital markets bankers and investor are now hoping for a traditional summer slowdown to allow market participants to take a break.

  • Film director Richard Curtis: ‘the time for tinkering is coming to an end’

    Film director Richard Curtis: ‘the time for tinkering is coming to an end’

    If UK pension savers knew how their money was invested, funds would be more inclined to invest exclusively in environmental, social and governance (ESG) assets. So argues Richard Curtis, the screenwriter, director and co-founder of Comic Relief. He has launched a public campaign, Make My Money Matter, to pressure UK pension funds to invest more sustainably.

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