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.
Goldman Sachs has named Susie Scher and Denis Coleman as co-heads of its global financing group, tasked with expanding and further integrating its financing businesses.
At a time when many Western banks are still scaling back their global footprint, Japan’s MUFG is stepping up its international ambitions, led by some punchy targets for its capital markets activities.
Financial regulation lawyer Bob Penn is rejoining Allen & Overy as a partner in London, returning after almost two years at a rival law firm.