RBC Investor Services chief sees growth opportunities following acquisition

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Following the completion of Royal Bank of Canada's acquisition of troubled bank Dexia's half of RBC Dexia, José Placido, chief executive of the now-renamed RBC Investor Services, sees most growth opportunities within the asset management and sovereign wealth communities. In Asia, RBC Investor Services already offers services domestically and cross-border in Singapore, Hong Kong and Dubai, with Placido identifying China as an opportunity. Given the nature of the acquisition, the emphasi