Friday, 22 February 2019

Alex Chambers' s stories

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  • MOVES-Zirps leaves RBS capital markets

    Ticker | 25 January 2018

    Richard Zirps, who was head of FIG capital markets for Germany, Austria and Switzerland at NatWest Markets, is leaving the bank, according to market participants.

  • Barclays cuts IB jobs, revamps treasury

    People & Markets | 19 January 2018

    Barclays is cutting about 100 jobs in its investment bank and has merged responsibility for running treasury with its investor relations as it makes another attempt to streamline operations and improve returns, people familiar with the matter said.

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    Barclays plans significant cuts to its investment bank

    Top News | 05 January 2018

    Barclays is planning to make wide and deep cuts to staffing in its investment banking division in the coming weeks, according to several sources.

  • Agarwal takes debt chairman role at Credit Suisse

    People & Markets | 05 January 2018

    Credit Suisse has made Sandeep Agarwal chairman of debt capital markets solutions for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, as part of a series of changes made by the new co-heads of its investment banking capital markets business in the region.

  • EMEA Structured Finance House: Bank of America Merrill Lynch

    EMEA Structured Finance House: Bank of America Merrill Lynch

    All Special Reports | 15 December 2017

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch moved to the top of the European securitisation market in 2017 by selling the broadest array of structured finance deals, while pioneering innovative structures. It is IFR’s EMEA Structured Finance House of the Year.

  • EMEA Structured Finance Issue: Premium Credit's £300m Series 2017-1

    All Special Reports | 15 December 2017

    Premium Credit was a refreshing newcomer to the European securitised credit market, offering investors a granular, quality consumer risk portfolio – best of all it was truly a new asset class.

  • Graduation ceremony

    UK revives student loan sale as fiscal hole deepens

    Top News | 03 November 2017

    The UK government will press ahead with the sale of a £3.7bn pool of student loans by the end of the year despite an ongoing review of university funding that could saddle it with a hefty compensation bill for investors that buy into the deal.

  • UK government resumes student loan book sale process

    Ticker | 31 October 2017

    The UK government has resumed the sale of a £3.7bn pile of student loans that it began in February before placing the deal on hold when a general election was called in April.

  • Libor phase out issues for structured finance:S&P

    Ticker | 20 October 2017

    With LIBOR and related IBOR benchmark references slated to be phased out after 2021, S&P Global Ratings performed an initial review of structured finance IBOR exposures.

  • UK and EU flags

    Sovereign trading drifts to the continent

    Top News | 04 August 2017

    Credit Agricole is moving its government bond desk to Paris in September, leaving BNP Paribas the only major continental bank to retain London as a sole sovereign bond trading hub and prompting fears that political pressure is being applied on banks to pull business out of the city.