Two exchange-traded funds are due to be launched referenced to the Frankfurt-based International Index Company’s (IIC’s) series of European credit default swap indexes.
Ronald Nittenberg has joined BNP Paribas' London-based structured credit group.
Stéphane Goursat has been named head of structured products sales at BNP Paribas for the UK, Ireland and South Africa.
BNP Paribas has made two hires from Wachovia Securities for its equities and derivatives business in New York.
BNP Paribas has today announced the appointment of Adrian Docherty as global head of financial institutions advisory within the investment bank’s fixed-income division.
BNP Paribas has filled two new positions on its European team selling equity finance to hedge funds.
BNP Paribas has created four new posts on its fixed-income structured products and derivatives team in London.
BNP Paribas, the Paris-based bank, has appointed five base and precious metal marketers to its commodity derivatives group.
BNP Paribas has appointed Tony Osborn-Barker as global head of pensions in the fixed-income global risk solutions group, a newly created position based in London.
BNP Paribas has appointed Paul Swaddling and Cameron Small as senior salesmen to its European institutional client unit, within the French bank's fixed-income division.
BNP Paribas has appointed Max Biagosch to the European high-yield capital markets group. Biagosch is based in London and will report to Youssef Khlat, head of European high-yield capital markets.
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) today raised interest rates to 0.25% from 0% in a move that the Japanese central bank hopes will signal the end of a lengthy period of deflation and a decade-long economic slump.
BNP Paribas has promoted Russell Plackett to head its metals products business within its commodity derivatives unit.
BNP Paribas has recruited two senior fixed-income salesmen from Deutsche Bank for its flow rates sales team in Europe.
Matthew Flannery has jumped ship from Deutsche Bank to BNP Paribas’ equity finance trading division. As a New York-based director at BNP Paribas, he will be responsible for helping build the French dealer's equity swaps and synthetic prime brokerage...
Olivier Vigneron has joined BNP Paribas as global head of structured credit risk management in London. The move is part of a raft of appointments at the French bank as it seeks to expand its structured credit business in the hedge fund and institutional...
BNP Paribas has added a salesman to its London-based Iberian institutional flow equity sales team.
BNP Paribas has added two new structurers to the insurance unit in its fixed-income global risk solutions group.
Seven of the industry's top op risk executives debated framework implementation at a recent roundtable discussion in New York, moderated by Ellen Davis and sponsored by enterprise-wide risk solution firm FRS
BNP Paribas has hired Richard Sansaricq as a managing director and head of equity finance sales in its equities and derivatives division in New York. He will initially report to Todd Steinberg, head of equities and derivatives for the Americas at the...
BNP Paribas has announced two new senior appointments to its derivatives teams in London.
BNP Paribas has hired a number of foreign exchange employees from rivals Citigroup and Barclays Capital, as the French bank continues a drive to increase its presence in the US and Europe.
BNP Paribas is increasing the headcount of its equity derivatives division by almost a third, in an effort to tap the growing demand for equity-linked products from emerging markets. In an interview with RiskNews , the bank’s global head of equities...
BNP Paribas has reorganised its London-based European credit research group to include a new relative-value desk.