BNP Paribas boosts real estate team

She will be in charge to develop and coordinate international operations for future global clients and more specifically to raise funds in Asia and the Middle East.


AIMA Names Ex-SEC Official as Chairman

He replaces out-going AIMA non-Executive Chairman Todd Groome following the expiry of his term. He had been in the role since the beginning of 2009.


UBS boosts real estate team

"His track record and experience in UK real estate and fund management makes him an excellent fit into our existing UK capabilities.”


Commerzbank Mulls 1,000-1,800 Retail Job Cuts

According to one person, that number has been proposed in a strategy paper that the bank's management and supervisory board discussed in meetings last week, and that is the basis for further discussions in the runup to November.


Sarasin & Partners hires GAM trio

Guy Monson, Managing Partner at Sarasin & Partners “The calibre, experience and knowledge these individuals bring to Sarasin & Partners will be invaluable.”


Trading chief exits RBC

RBC Capital Markets, the corporate and investment banking arm of the Royal Bank of Canada, has lost one of its most senior electronic trading executives, marking the latest in a string of high-level departures from that desk this year.


MCB Finance name new CFO

He has over 20 years' experience in corporate and investment banking, having worked in London and New York in a range of senior positions in Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Banking, most recently for RBS, Bank of America a