Wayne Harburn and Vincent Chevance have joined ABN AMRO in the respective positions of Global Head of Commodity Trading and Global Head of Commodity Marketing. Both join from BNP Paribas, where Harburn was Head of European Energy Trading and Chavonez was Head of Marketing for Energy Derivatives. ‘The enhanced team will help ABN AMRO capitalise on last year’s move into the over-the-counter commodity derivatives market,’ said Graham Bird, Global Head of Rates Markets.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.