Jonathan Egol, a Goldman Sachs trader whose desk produced the security that prompted the Securities and Exchange Commission to sue the firm, has retired.
Morgan Stanley is one of the world's largest diversified financial services companies, with a reputation for excellence in advice and execution on a global scale.
BNP Paribas co-heads of fixed income in the Americas, Kip Testwuide and Christian Mundigo, are being replaced by Bob Hawley, who now leads the business in the Asia-Pacific region.
A busy week.
James Gorman, the CEO of Morgan Stanley, gave away nearly $1m worth of stock he owned in the bank last week.
Goldman Sachs has appointed two heads of investment banking in Russia, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters.
Sad to report.
Rich pickings ?
Greg Fleming, who runs Morgan Stanley’s asset-management division, said the business will boost profitability in the next two years while increasing assets by about one-third.
Morgan Stanley has named four executives to its operating committee, including fixed-income trading co-heads Michael Heaney and Robert Rooney, a person briefed on the move said.
Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan agreed to pay $1.86bn to end U.S. accusations of misconduct in their handling of home loans and related securities that left taxpayers shouldering losses after the financial crisis.
The Daily Mail reports that Holly Leam-Taylor, the first-year Deloitte analyst whose 'Awards' e-mail did the rounds on the internet last week, has quit the firm.
We've called in the services of Ivana Takitall, author of the best-selling 'Bankers, Bonuses & Big Divorce Settlements', who has agreed to rate 12 top financial markets firms in terms of how likely they are to provide single females with their perfect partner.
Here's the 10 largest European M&A deals of the last five years. Data provided by M&A intelligence and research service mergermarket.
Once you get started.....
Here's some of Thomson Financial's 2006 global debt, equity & equity-related league tables:
Good news for some.
The Mail-on-Sunday reports that Roger Jenkins, the man who heads up Barclays Bank's principal investments business and chairs the firm's Middle East investment banking division, is to quit.
All the details aren't out yet, but here's what we have so far on Wall Street executive pay for 2011.
Here's Tuesday's testimony of Paul Friedman before The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.
Sad to report.