Steve Slater is associate editor of International Financing Review based in London and is responsible for the People & Markets section. Steve has worked for Thomson Reuters since 2001. He joined IFR at the start of 2016 after a decade covering European banks for Reuters, including the financial crisis bail-outs and nationalisations, takeovers, senior management changes and industry scandals. He has worked as a financial journalist in London and New York, covering commodities, equities and banking and capital markets.
Societe Generale, JP Morgan and Bank of America Merrill Lynch are shifting more bankers to Paris as banks step up plans to be ready for a hard Brexit or no deal, bankers said.
Barclays has promoted 85 staff from its investment bank and the rest of its international business to managing director, up from 74 in last year’s round of promotions and 60 in 2016.
Macquarie Group is moving its European chief executive David Fass to co-head its infrastructure business in the Americas and will replace him in London with Paul Plewman.