Standard Chartered has appointed Carsten Stoehr as global head of capital markets. Based in Hong Kong, Stoehr will report to Lenny Feder, group head of financial markets, wholesale banking.
Stoehr joins Standard Chartered after a 17-year long career at Credit Suisse, where he was most recently head of fixed income Asia-Pacific and a member of the global fixed income management committee and Asia-Pacific management committee.
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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.