As Structured Products magazine celebrates its fifth anniversary, the time is right to take a look back a mere 15-20 years to when it all began, and to interview a selection of 10 pioneers who created and fostered the business from its European beginnings,...
Herbert Allison, who until recently was president and chief executive of Fannie Mae, has joined the US Treasury as assistant secretary for financial stability.
The former emerging markets head at Credit Suisse, Ram Nayak, has joined Deutsche Bank as global head of structuring.
Walter Lukken, a commissioner and former chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), will leave the regulator on July 10.
Deutsche Bank Securities has appointed Dushyant Chadha as head of equity derivatives in North America, within the bank's global markets division.
Roger Cole, the director of banking supervision and regulation at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, will retire on August 1 after 30 years at the regulator.
US economist and financial historian Peter Bernstein, a well-known promulgator of the efficient market theory, died on June 5.
Gregory Curl, the lead negotiator on Bank of America's troubled acquisition of Merrill Lynch, has been appointed chief risk officer at the Charlotte-based firm.
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Mark Cooke has been appointed global chief risk officer at Barclays Wealth, the wealth management arm of Barclays Bank.
Morgan Stanley has appointed Clark Hutchison and Bill Templer global co-heads of listed derivatives.
Credit Suisse has appointed Min Park and Ken Pang as co-heads of equity derivatives and convertibles for the Asia-Pacific region. Both men will be based in Hong Kong and report to Osama Abbasi, head of Asia-Pacific equities.
Dan Berkovitz has taken over the role of general counsel at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) at the request of Gary Gensler, the regulator's recently appointed chairman.
Energy Risk catches up with the latest appointments, promotions and departures in global commodity markets
James Walker has joined Credit Suisse as head of investment banking operations for the Americas and head of global over-the-counter operations.
Canadian bank CIBC has appointed Bill Bamber as global head of structuring. He will be responsible for the bank's multi-asset structuring group.
Chris Powell has departed Arc Capital and Income (ACI), the UK structured products distributor, where he was managing director. Powell has left the company with immediate effect to pursue other avenues in financial services, says ACI. His replacement...