BNP Paribas, the French investment bank, has made several hires in its London-based commodity derivatives trading and marketing division.
BNP Paribas has launched an online trading platform that will allow the French bank’s clients to trade structured credit-linked notes, equity and fixed-income hybrid notes, and corporate bonds.
SG, the investment banking unit of French bank Société Générale, has expanded its institutional derivatives sales force in Italy by merging its equities arm with its interest rate and credit divisions.
BNP Paribas, the French banking group, has restructured its credit research division after three members were poached by Lehman Brothers in September.
Lehman Brothers has taken three new credit strategists from BNP Paribas. The US firm has made Alan Capper chief strategist, along with David Brickman, and named Gregory Venizelos as a research analyst. They will be London-based, reporting to John Wilson,...
Amine Belhadj, who has helped BNP Paribas expand its derivatives business in Europe and Tokyo, is now attempting to replicate that success in the Americas in his new role as head of equities and derivatives, Americas at BNP Paribas in New York.
The London-based fund-of-hedge-fund manager, BNP Paribas Fauchier Partners (BNPFP) and its joint venture partner, Fauchier Partners, have selected Riskdata’s FOFiX risk management system for their fund portfolio.
French bank BNP Paribas has transferred its deputy global head of equity derivatives to a new role as head of equities and derivatives, Americas.
Credit Suisse First Boston has hired Melissa Allen from BNP Paribas as a director within the European financial control department.
BNP Paribas has made seven appointments to its interest rate group in New York, headed by Zbigneiw Ryzak.
BNP Paribas has hired Matthew Schultheis as director and head of sales for its Chicago office.
Bank of America has made a number of appointments to its European debt team in London.
BNP Paribas has hired Kara Lemont Sportelli for its fixed-income derivatives structuring group. Lemont Sportelli will focus on engineering exotic interest rate and hybrid derivatives products for investors and liability managers. She is based in London...
French bank BNP Paribas has made four appointments in its commodity derivatives business, following the departure of two senior members of its team last month.
Carl Nabar has joined French bank BNP Paribas in New York as a senior foreign exchange derivatives trader.
Credit default swap (CDS) options on Asian names have emerged on broker screens, with two CDS option trades referenced to Hong Kong conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa trading through brokerage firm Icap in early June.
Dutch bank ABN Amro has hired Wayne Harburn, BNP Paribas' former head of European energy trading, as well as Vincent Chevance, the French bank's head of marketing for energy derivatives. BNP Paribas was not immediately able to say who would replace the...
French trading communications technology maker Etrali has done a deal with BNP Paribas to deploy its hardware on trading floors in China, says Henri Vautheny, Etrali’s general manager for Asia, excluding Japan.
BNP Paribas is to simplify the structure of its equity business following its partnership with French broker Exane.
Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (DrKW), the investment banking arm of Dresdner Bank, has made six additions to its hedge fund sales team in recent weeks. All six take the title of director and will be based in London.
Barclays Capital has hired three traders to work in its dollar interest rate derivatives team in New York.
Bear Stearns has hired Edouard Hervey, previously a credit default swaps trader at BNP Paribas in Hong Kong, as managing director in Tokyo.
BNP Paribas Asset Management is to acquire the Javelin fund of hedge funds business currently owned by ZCM Investor Capital, the US subsidiary of Swiss group Zurich Financial Services.
BNP Paribas Securities Services is using CheckFree’s straight-through processing (STP) module to scale its processing services for foreign exchange transactions, reports Risknews’ sister publication, Trading Technology Week .