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Copplestone exits Morgan Stanley
Amid a review of a 2003 determination by the Federal Reserve, the involvement of US banks in physical commodities has come under fire from regulators, politicians and the media. Could they really be...
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Frank Copplestone, global head of retail structured products at Morgan Stanley in London, has parted company with the bank
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