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  • JP Morgan appoints new Apac ECM head

    JP Morgan has rejigged the leadership of its Asia Pacific capital markets businesses, promoting Francesco Lavatelli to the helm of the ECM team.

    • 07.00 AM
  • Deutsche adds to Apac ESG team

    Deutsche Bank has grown its environmental, social and governance (ESG) team in Asia Pacific with a new hire.

    • 27 Oct 2020
  • BCS hires former Sberbank tech officer to lead IB operations

    BCS Global Markets, the investment services division of Russia’s largest independent broker, has hired Vadim Kotov as the new chief operations officer for its investment banking business.

    • 26 Oct 2020
  • Tax rethink will completely change Swiss bond 'side dish', says departing veteran Ronald Hinterkircher

    Ronald Hinterkircher, who is retiring from the Swiss franc bond market after a 40 year career, has told GlobalCapital that digitalisation and the possible removal of the withholding tax for foreign investors could change the market over the next few years. But with the European Central Bank propping up the euro bond market, arbitrage opportunities for international companies in Swiss francs are vanishingly slim.

    • 26 Oct 2020
  • HSBC nabs Citi veteran Keefe

    HSBC has poached a senior banker from Citi to run banking in its Americas business.

    • 23 Oct 2020
  • People moves in brief

    Makinson Cowell joins Lazard — Vikas Seth moves into vice-chairman role at HSBC — Fernando Vicario picked as CEO of BofA's EU bank

    • 22 Oct 2020
  • Advisory shop moves over from KPMG to Lazard

    Makinson Cowell, a company that advises on equity capital markets and investor relations, has joined Lazard, in a move that the investment bank says strengthens its UK financial advisory business.

    • 22 Oct 2020
  • EM banker Seth joins HSBC

    HSBC has hired Vikas Seth for a vice-chairman position, where he will be tasked with serving the firm's emerging markets clients.

    • 21 Oct 2020
  • Bank of America switches leadership at new EU bank

    Bank of America has appointed Fernando Vicario as chief executive of its EU bank, replacing Bruce Thompson, who worked to establish the new entity ahead of Brexit. It has also given new roles to Richard King and Simeon Stevens.

    • 21 Oct 2020
  • ANZ promotes Corrin to corporate finance head

    Veteran loans banker John Corrin has been promoted to head of corporate finance, international, at ANZ, a newly created position that will give him oversight of a larger business.

    • 20 Oct 2020
  • SocGen appoints Apac sustainable finance head

    Société Générale has appointed Yasmine Djeddai as head of sustainable finance for Asia Pacific, a newly created position set up to leverage opportunities around environmental, social and governance-related financing in the region.

    • 19 Oct 2020
  • Panmure Gordon hires Shields for real estate

    Philip Shields is joining Panmure Gordon's investment banking team to lead real estate.

    • 16 Oct 2020
  • MUFG hires levfin banker to lead capital markets

    JP Morgan's Raj Kapadia has joined MUFG as international head of capital markets, as the firm increases its leveraged finance focus. It has also set up a new group to advise clients at the C-suite level on market and macroeconomic developments, led by Tom Joyce, a hire from Deutsche Bank.

    • 16 Oct 2020
  • Perkins and Wilson take Citi clearing reins after Kemp departure

    Citi has appointed Christopher Perkins and Sabrina Wilson as global co-heads of its futures, OTC clearing and FX prime brokerage business, following Jerome Kemp’s retirement from the industry.

    • 16 Oct 2020
  • C-PACE lender bolsters New York team to support growing demand

    Petros PACE Finance, a commercial property-assessed clean energy lender, added Jerry Ellis to the business development team in its New York office. The move comes ahead of New York's expected approval of the C-PACE bill, enabling commercial property owners to tap PACE financing for new construction projects.

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • People news in brief

    Credit Suisse appoints Bank of America's former investment bank boss Christian Meissner — Barclays hires Gauthier Le Milon

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • Wohlin brings Deutsche band back together with virtual push

    The former head of global debt capital markets origination at Deutsche Bank has linked up with 40 of his former colleagues to form a capital markets advisory firm very much in the spirit of the times — as a network that operates online — as the coronavirus pandemic forces a rethink of traditional investment banking models.

    • 15 Oct 2020
  • Former Italian finance chief Padoan selected as next UniCredit chair

    UniCredit has picked Pier Carlo Padoan as chairman designate.

    • 14 Oct 2020
  • Meissner resurfaces at Credit Suisse

    Credit Suisse has hired Bank of America's former investment bank boss Christian Meissner to link its wealth management business with the investment bank.

    • 14 Oct 2020
  • M&A banker Le Milon jumps to Barclays

    Barclays has hired Gauthier Le Milon as head of M&A for France, Belgium and Luxembourg.

    • 14 Oct 2020
  • BNPP names new Asia Pacific head

    Paul Yang is set to take over as head of Asia Pacific at BNP Paribas, succeeding veteran banker Eric Raynaud, who will retire at the end of the year.

    • 13 Oct 2020
  • BoCom HK adds Yip to loans team

    Bank of Communications has hired Raymond Yip to its loans team in Hong Kong.

    • 09 Oct 2020
  • People news in brief

    ESM's Ruhl seconded to European Commission — Hinterkircher to retire — JP Morgan offers front office investment banking apprenticeships

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • ESM’s head of funding to join Commission on secondment

    Siegfried Ruhl, the head of funding and investor relations at the European Stability Mechanism, will be seconded to the European Commission later this month as it gears up for its vast borrowing programme.

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • People news in brief: October 8, 2020

    Goldman picks Drayton as Asia IB co-head — Credit Suisse names new Japan IB chief — Li to retire early from HKEX — ANZ appoints Philippines head

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • Raiffeisen’s Hinterkircher to retire

    Ronald Hinterkircher, Raiffeisen Schweiz’s current co-head of capital markets in Zurich, is set to retire next month after over 40 years in the capital markets.

    • 07 Oct 2020
  • JP Morgan offers apprenticeships in DCM, ECM, M&A

    JP Morgan is opening up its front office investment banking desks to school leavers on its apprentice programme.

    • 07 Oct 2020
  • Bedford Row hires criminologist as ESG lead

    Kevin Haines has joined non-bank originator Bedford Row Capital in order to establish ESG processes.

    • 07 Oct 2020
  • Credit Suisse makes key changes to Apac financing team

    Credit Suisse has made several senior changes to its financing group in Asia Pacific.

    • 07 Oct 2020
  • Goldman taps Drayton as Asia IB co-head

    Goldman Sachs has appointed Iain Drayton as co-head of investment banking for Asia ex-Japan, according to an internal memo seen by GlobalCapital Asia.

    • 05 Oct 2020
  • Credit Suisse names new IB head for Japan

    Credit Suisse has appointed Ryuya Hishinuma to lead its investment banking and capital markets business in Japan, according to an internal memo.

    • 05 Oct 2020
  • P&M Notebook: Europe’s grand plan for bonds ‘dies’

    The European Distribution of Debt Instruments (EDDI), the eurozone’s much hyped, all-singing and dancing, front-to-back bond market autobahn is, in the words of one of the senior people working on the project, “dead.”

    • 02 Oct 2020
  • Banking at Barclays falling straight under Compton

    Barclays has reshuffled management of its corporate and investment bank, making Paul Compton global head of banking and CS Venkatakrishnan global head of markets.

    • 01 Oct 2020
  • Tannenbaum to run EMEA cap markets at BofA

    Bank of America has promoted Jeff Tannenbaum, its head of debt capital markets and leveraged finance EMEA, to head of global capital markets for the region.

    • 01 Oct 2020