Mizuho Bank has announced the addition of John Castanon as a Director in its Public Finance Investment Banking Group on Wednesday.
Three years after its first foray into the Islamic capital markets ended without a sale, investors piled in to buy sukuk debt from Goldman Sachs on Monday, as the bank joined the governments of Hong Kong and the U.K. in selling debut Shariah-compliant bonds this year.
Age discrimination in financial services is nearly as big a problem as gender discrimination, an eFinancialCareers survey of 1,500 finance professionals employed in the UK has found.
Royal Bank of Scotland dismissed most of its team overseeing debt capital markets in central and eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa amid a review of operations outside the U.K., according to two people with knowledge of the matter.
Two senior BNP Paribas energy traders in New York have left, but the Paris-based bank said on Monday it was not downsizing its U.S. commodity and energy businesses.
Alex To, Morgan Stanley's chairman of China investment banking, is leaving to join Bank of America Corp. in a similar role, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.
Morgan Stanley was fined $280,000 for ignoring 'numerous red flags' in opening an account tied to a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme, a U.S. regulator said.
Lazard Middle Market has announced an expansion of its industrials and energy coverage on Monday, with two senior hires and a new office in Houston.
The Carlyle Group has named Michael Hart President of Carlyle GMS Finance.
SYZ Asset Management appoints Michael Clements as Head of European Equities, and Claire Manson who will take over the OYSTER European Mid & Small Cap fund.