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Fareed Sahloul

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Recent articles by Fareed:

Inert European markets drag global IPOs to three-year low

Fears about the health of the eurozone economy and ongoing wranglings over Brexit have spooked companies looking to raise equity → Read More

Man GLG names head of new quant investment team

UK-listed investment house taps quantitative expert for its new role in its traditional stock-picking arm → Read More

UBS cuts senior equities staff in wake of investment bank reshuffle

The world's biggest investment banks have seen stock trading revenues fall around 17% this year → Read More

Invesco appoints successor to Mustoe as CIO

Stephanie Butcher, a European equity manager, will replace Mustoe at the end of the year → Read More

Martin Gilbert to retire from Standard Life Aberdeen

Departure in September 2020 will bring the curtain down on one of the most celebrated careers in UK finance → Read More

UBS reinstates economist suspended in ‘Chinese pig’ row — report

The UBS economist suspended in the wake of comments he made about swine flu in China, which led to accusations of racism, will return to work at the Swiss bank. Paul Donovan, chief economist at UBS Global Wealth Management, will be back at his desk later this week, according to a report in the Financial Times. Donovan was placed on leave in... → Read More

Greenhill hires Lazard banker for insurance M&A

Independent advisory bank strengthens its London team with addition of veteran insurance banker → Read More

JPMorgan to open new hi-tech home in Glasgow

US bank plans to increase headcount by 700 with new energy-efficient office → Read More

LSE shareholder Royal London rejects Hong Kong takeover bid

HKEX surprised the City last week with its bid to buy the historic City institution → Read More

Man Group picks former Deutsche CEO Cryan as next chair

John Cryan will succeed Ian Livingston as chair of Man Group in January 2020 → Read More

London Stock Exchange rejects £30bn Hong Kong offer

LSE will push ahead with its transformative acquisition of the data provider Refinitiv → Read More

State Street appoints Funk as head of ESG strategy

Recruitment comes at a time when fund managers are burnishing their socially-responsible credentials as never before → Read More

Hong Kong exchange makes £30bn bid for London Stock Exchange

Proposal comes as the LSE works through its own transformative merger with US data provider Refinitiv → Read More

Lazard’s William Rucker hands over UK investment banking reins

Lazard has named a new head of its business in the UK following the elevation of William Rucker, one of London's best-known dealmakers, to the role of chair in the country. The independent advisory specialist said in a statement that Cyrus Kapadia will succeed Rucker as head of investment banking in the UK. Rucker joined Lazard in 1987 and... → Read More

UBS to name new global leadership teams at investment bank

Swiss bank appoints new co-heads of its traditional dealmaking and sales and trading divisions → Read More

Founder of Blackstone credit unit to stand down

Bennett Goodman is the last of GSO’s three founders to leave the group → Read More

UBS reshuffles board as wealth chief Blessing stands down

Swiss group doubles the number of women on its executive board, to two → Read More

Canary Wharf architect Sir George Iacobescu to stand down as CEO

Man who oversaw evolution of London’s docklands into Europe’s main financial services hub will become chair of Canary Wharf Group → Read More

Vanguard loses head of UK institutional sales

Gavin Lewis joined Vanguard three years ago to help it expand in Europe → Read More

HSBC pushes ahead with thousands of job cuts in wake of surprise CEO exit

Redundancies have become a theme across the sector this year, amid low interest rates and contracting revenues at costly trading divisions → Read More