Jefferies hires internet analysts from UBS

The two analysts are well known in the technology and interactive entertainment sector, having covered companies including Google Inc., Yahoo Inc. and Amazon Inc. at UBS for roughly three years.


Pictet AM appoints Chief Strategist

He joins from Credit Suisse, where he was a director in the Global Equity Strategy team. Previously, he held positions at AllianzDresdner AM and Union Investment in Germany.


VP Bank (Singapore) appoints new CEO

As a member of the Board of Directors since February 2012, he is responsible for the management and further development of VP Bank (Singapore) Ltd and VP Wealth Management (Hong Kong) Ltd.


Swiss Central Bank Taps New Chairman

Mr. Jordan, a well-regarded economist who has worked for the Swiss National Bank since 1997, has been heading the institution on an interim basis since January, when Philipp Hildebrand resigned over a currency trading scandal.


Evercore Wealth taps new MD and portfolio manager

Evercore Wealth Management CEO Jeff Maurer welcomed Mr. Bergner, saying that his more than 20 years of experience in managing individual, family and related institutional assets will contribute to the continued growth of the firm.


Another Media Banker Departs UBS

The two bankers are likely to team up for their next venture, and are exploring multiple opportunities, including starting their own firm, the people said.


Southeast Asia head departs Coutts

A spokesperson for Coutts in Singapore confirmed that the firm expects to announce a new head of products and services for the region in the next few weeks