Barclays promotes 85 executives

The promotions come as Barclays’ investment bank is under scrutiny by investors, amid pressure by activist investor Edward Bramson who sees paring back the trading business as the way to generate better returns for Barclays overall.


UBS Executive Joins Advisors Asset Management

She spent 20 years at Merrill Lynch, serving in senior management roles in Global Wealth Management and International Private Client and Banking, and as Head of Products and Services for Toronto-based Merrill Lynch Canada.


Vontobel Asset Strategist Exits

Vontobel's asset management is merging its multi-asset class boutique into a quantitative boutique which operates as Vescore.


LGT Banker Heads Barclays Family Office

For his position at Barclays, Humpleby will relocate from Hong Kong to Jersey and join the Channel Islands leadership team, reporting to managing director Paul Savery, who said his appointment would set the bank up «for a strong start to 2019.&r


BBVA Compass names new wealth head

The reorganization resulted in BBVA Compass’ investment and insurance business lines coming under a single unit called Investment Services.


SYZ AM appoints M&G veteran as CEO

The SYZ Banking Group is very pleased to announce that effective 7th January 2019, William Nott will be appointed as CEO* for SYZ Asset Management. He will become a member of the Executive Committee of the Group and a key shareholder of SYZ Asset Managem


Veteran Banker Rejoins Credit Suisse After Five Years at UBS

In this role, Kang will drive business momentum by growing and strengthening the bank’s relationship with key clients and stakeholders in Southeast Asia, bringing to clients the full spectrum of Credit Suisse’s products and services.