Securitisation appears to offer clear regulatory capital benefits to owners of life insurance companies. Will other European banks follow Barclays' lead?
Gary Jenkins and Jim Reid, who both recently left Barclays Capital, are to join Deutsche Bank in London. Jenkins will become European head of credit research and fundamental strategy, with Reid joining him as a European credit strategist. Reid will start...
London-based Barclays Capital has made five appointments to its corporate risk management and derivatives group.
Faster-than-expected advances in electronic derivatives trading have forced inter-dealer broker Icap to step up plans to launch its own electronic swaps trading platform.
Barclays Capital has been aggressively expanding its Asian business, with the hiring of senior staff across all asset classes.
London-based investment bank Barclays Capital has purchased membership of the London gold market-fixing forum (LGMF) from NM Rothschild and Sons, the London-based bank that recently signalled its intention to leave the gold market.
Barclays Capital has enabled users of Bloomberg Professional to trade dollar interest rate swaps electronically via its automated real-time execution platform, Barx.
Glenn Handley has joined German investment bank Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein from Barclays Capital to work within the credit financing and collateral trading (CFCT) team, part of the short-term products and treasury group in London.
David Woo will take charge of foreign exchange strategy as a director for Barclays Capital in London, effective June 9.
Stronger-than-expected economic data from the United States last Friday may set the tone for a firmer US dollar this week, and might put an end to the nervousness that has kept some clients out of the market in past few days.
Currency options traders are finding themselves hotly pursued, as a series of high-profile moves around the world has set off a chain of demand, reports RiskNews’ sister publication, FX Week .
Elaine Whiting, head of global over-the-counter commodities transaction documentation and management at Barclays Capital, yesterday called for assistance from financial institutions to create operations 'metrics' for OTC commodities markets.
Barclays Capital has hired three traders to work in its dollar interest rate derivatives team in New York.
Gary Jenkins, one of the most experienced and respected analysts in European credit research, looks set to leave Barclays Capital after the appointment of Mark Howard as the firm’s new head of credit research.
UK-based investment bank Barclays Capital has made two appointments to its equity derivatives team in London.
UK investment bank Barclays Capital yesterday began market making in platinum and palladium.
Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein in London is facing an exodus of staff from foreign exchange, with at least seven leaving the bank in London and New York in the past month, reports Risknews’ sister publication FX Week .
Swiss investment bank UBS has hired Dariush Mirfendereski, an inflation derivatives trader, from UK-based rival Barclays Capital.
UK investment bank Barclays Capital has hired Eric Slighton as managing director, head of Asia-Pacific credit derivatives.
Guglielmo Sartori d’Borgoricco is set to join Barclays Capital, the investment-banking arm of UK-based Barclays Bank, from rival Credit Suisse First Boston. It is expected he will become managing director and head of distribution for the UK and continental...
Barclays Capital has hired two directors to work in the foreign exchange sales team. The UK-based bank said it would focus on broadening US corporate sales coverage.
ABN Amro and Barclays Capital are among the increasing number of banks putting money on their trade recommendations for foreign exchange, reports Risknews’s sister publication FX Week . Both have allocated money to start trading on model portfolios...
Barclays Capital (BarCap) has added sterling swaps to its online interest rate swaps platform, Barx.
Barclays Capital has enjoyed increased foreign exchange volumes on its white-labelled e-trading platform as a result of adding commodities earlier this year, a senior official told Risk’s sister publication FX Week .