HONG KONG, July 21 China Renaissance Securities has hired former JPMorgan banker Yang Diao as co-head of investment banking, alongside Jason Lam who joined the firm last year, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters on Monday.
Diao has left JPMorgan and will join boutique investment bank China Renaissance on October 15th, the memo said.
Diao and Lam will report to China Renaissance chairman and CEO Fan Bao.
A spokesman for China Renaissance declined to comment. (Reporting By Lawrence White; Editing by Stephen Coates)
South Africa anti-graft chief open to talks on central bank -report
JOHANNESBURG, June 24 The head of South Africa's anti-graft watchdog is open to talks on her recommendation to change the central bank's mandate, a proposal that has drawn sharp criticism from parliament, the ruling party and investors, a local news agency said on Saturday.