03/30/2012

RBS taps head of Asian loans team

It was the third reorganisation of the team since June 2008, when it finalised the structure of the syndicate team following its takeover of ABN AMRO.

03/29/2012

Citibank Japan to appoint Kazuya Jono as president- Report

The Citigroup Inc unit hopes to rebuild its operations in Japan under the new 57 year-old chief, after receiving its third administrative penalty from Japan's financial watchdog at the end of last year, the paper said.

03/29/2012

CIMB Bank appoints news deputy CEO‎

He has vast experience in the banking industry and started his working career with Citibank in 1985, where he progressively held senior positions in various Asia-Pacific countries including regional responsibilities until 2008.

03/28/2012

Netherlands-based asset management firm opens Australian office

He will focus on institutional sales to Australia’s growing domestic asset management industry. Its concentration on alpha oriented strategies such as sustainable and responsible investing, quantitative, Asia-Pacific and alternative capabilities are

03/26/2012

ClearView Wealth expands team

Their charter will be to promote ClearView's life advice and wealth product suites launched in December 2011 to independent financial advisers (IFAs).

03/26/2012

AllianceBernstein Australia appoints new CEO

He was a senior managing director institutional relationships with the company, leading AllianceBernstein's marketing effort in Australia and New Zealand since December 2006.

03/26/2012

Citi India appoints Private Banking head

He was the Head of Retail Branch Banking business in India where he ran Citi’s network of 42 branches spanning across 30 cities and was responsible for Commercial Banking and Wealth Management distribution business originating from the Bank’s

03/23/2012

Japan govt nominates BNP Paribas economist to BOJ board

He has served as an economist at financial institutions since the late 1980s, would join the central bank shortly after it surprised the markets with unexpected monetary easing and a new inflation goal of 1 percent.

03/23/2012

Schroders loses two analysts

"We are comfortable that Schroders is well placed to cover these departures until replacements have been appointed, a process which is underway," said Standard & Poor's.

03/22/2012

Alvarez & Marsal appoints new MD for Asia

Returning to the Hong Kong office five years after he left A&M he will complement the existing leadership team and will be working closely with clients in Greater China and across Asia.