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  • EC pledges to ‘move faster’ on resolution reforms in drive for Banking Union

    The European Commission is looking to fast-stream work on reforming the EU’s crisis management framework this year, given the lack of political consensus on other issues relating to the Banking Union.

    • 22 Jan 2021
  • People moves in brief: January 21, 2021

    Mark Soriano joins Natixis — Deutsche's Frazer Ross is taking a sabbatical — Fidelity hires private credit team

    • 21 Jan 2021
  • Soriano surfaces at Natixis

    Natixis has hired Mark Soriano, formerly at Barclays, for its capital structure and rating advisory team.

    • 21 Jan 2021
  • Deutsche’s Ross goes on leave

    Frazer Ross, head of investment grade debt syndicate for Europe, the Middle East and Africa at Deutsche Bank, is taking a sabbatical.

    • 19 Jan 2021
  • FIG banker Enns picked as Chubb CFO

    Peter Enns, most recently global co-head of advisory and investment banking coverage (AIBC) at HSBC, is set to be the next chief financial officer at insurer Chubb.

    • 18 Jan 2021
  • ECA invites EU legislators to address ‘shortcomings’ in bank crisis rules

    The European Court of Auditors published an assessment of the EU’s crisis management framework this week. It urged policymakers to align national insolvency procedures with bloc-wide resolution rules, as a way of making sure that banks are treated consistently when they fall into financial difficulty.

    • 15 Jan 2021
  • Bank balance sheets could be obscured, says Coen

    The impact of coronavirus on economies has led to extraordinary help being granted to banks and their customers. But this brings the risk of problems on banks' balance sheets being hidden, according to William Coen, former secretary general of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision.

    • 14 Jan 2021
  • People news in brief

    Natixis promotes DCM bankers — Powell quits IFAD job — NatWest Markets makes Peberdy, Donaldson and Manwaring's positions permanent

    • 14 Jan 2021
  • Natixis builds out SSA and FIG DCM franchise

    Natixis has promoted four DCM co-heads in its financial institutions and corporate origination business lines.

    • 13 Jan 2021
  • Natixis CIB reshuffles management

    A number of top staff at Natixis's corporate and investment banking division have started new jobs, the latest moves in a bout of seat hopping at the top table in this part of the bank.

    • 13 Jan 2021
  • Nomura beefs up covered bond trading

    Nomura has expanded its covered bond trading capacity with a new hire from BNP Paribas.

    • 12 Jan 2021
  • Shareholders hit HSBC with fossil fuel motion

    Shareholders in HSBC have filed a motion calling on it to live up to its reputation for sustainable finance by setting targets to reduce fossil fuel financing — an area where investors argue HSBC lags behind some of its rivals.

    • 10 Jan 2021
  • People moves in brief

    Loynes extends syndicate responsibilities at Crédit Agricole — CS's equity sales head to join Citi — Flori starts at CEB funding team

    • 07 Jan 2021
  • HSBC's Asia ambitions remain after Enns leaves

    HSBC’s aims to boost market share in investment banking and rebalance towards Asia remain intact despite the resignation of one of its most senior lieutenants. But 2021 must be about execution, writes David Rothnie.

    • 07 Jan 2021
  • Créd Ag's Loynes goes global

    Damien Loynes' syndicate responsibilities at Crédit Agricole have been expanded.

    • 06 Jan 2021
  • D'Souza extends sponsors brief at MUFG

    MUFG has given Darryl D’Souza a new position under Matteo Ferrario, where he will lead part of the bank's strategy for financial institutions.

    • 06 Jan 2021
  • Crédit Agricole names new global head of MTNs

    Toby Croasdell has been appointed global head of MTNs, private placements and commercial paper at Crédit Agricole, following the promotion of previous head Benjamin Lamberg last month.

    • 06 Jan 2021
  • Lloyds’ former head of North American loan markets pops up at ING

    Craig Meisner, the former head of loan markets for Lloyds Banking Group for North America, has landed a new job at ING Capital.

    • 06 Jan 2021
  • Bolder central bank policies will be pitched as the cure to economic long Covid

    Cancelling debt, dual interest rates, helicopter money: if the recovery from the coronavirus crisis stalls in the developed world, we will see calls for more radical central bank action.

    • 05 Jan 2021
  • Green bankers confident of Taxonomy U-turn

    Sustainable finance specialists are optimistic that the European Commission will make a last minute concession on its proposed rules for green buildings when it publishes its final and binding Taxonomy of Sustainable Economic Activities, expected later this month.

    • 04 Jan 2021