LONDON, Sept 25 (IFR) - Rothschild reported a 15% rise in first-half
revenues to €636m for its global advisory business, driven by M&A activity.
LONDON, Sept 25 (IFR) - UBS investment banking head Andrea Orcel has been
appointed chief executive of Santander, replacing Jose Antonio Alvarez Alvarez.
He will take up his new position on January 1.
LONDON, Sept 18 (IFR) - Peel Hunt has denied it is up for sale after a news
report said the UK mid-cap equities house had held very preliminary talks with
Santander about a possible approach from the Spanish bank.
LONDON, Sept 17 (IFR) - Equity research specialist Redburn has appointed
Michael Seigne head of execution services, reporting to senior partner Jeremy
LONDON (IFR) - Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, has expressed concern that the high debt levels that low-income countries have built up through non-traditional sources could complicate any debt restructuring.
LONDON, May 24 (IFR) - Deutsche Bank is to cut a quarter of its equities
sales and trading jobs as part of its wider plan to trim 7,000 positions across
the bank to 90,000, with the main casualties in non-electronic roles and less
lucrative parts of prime finance.
LONDON, May 15 (IFR) - Severin Brizay has resigned from UBS to join Bank of
America Merrill Lynch as head of consumer and retail investment banking for EMEA
after developing the Swiss bank's mergers and acquisitions business in Europe,
the Middle East and Africa for the last four years.
LONDON, April 23 (IFR) - UBS’s investment bank outperformed most US peers in
advisory and underwriting during the first quarter but did not benefit as much
from the surge in equities trading that others reported.
LONDON, March 13 (IFR) - Rothschild said conditions for M&A continued to be
“relatively positive” despite reporting on a quieter year in 2017, when revenues
from its advisory business only rose 1% to €1.18bn.
LONDON, March 13 (IFR) - Natixis has invested in three advisory boutiques in
the UK, France and China, in a further show of its idiosyncratic approach to
expanding its corporate and investment bank.