LONDON, July 20. (Reuters) – Barclays (BARC.L) has nominated J.F. Astier and John Miller to funding banking management positions as a part of a brand new enterprise oversight administration workforce that primarily advises on massive company transactions similar to mergers and inventory trade listings.
The financial institution stated the workforce, which may even embrace heads of departments similar to human assets, compliance, authorized and danger administration, will assist make choices extra globally constant and strategic.
Astier beforehand served as International Head of Capital Markets and M&A and Miller was International Head of Funding Banking.
The UK financial institution additionally introduced that its co-heads of fairness capital markets for the Americas Christine Roth DeClark and Taylor Wright will turn into co-heads of the worldwide capital markets enterprise.
Barclays additionally named Travis Barnes as international head of its group of monetary sponsors, which primarily serves massive non-public traders, and Marco Valla as head of expertise, media and telecommunications.
Funding financial institution Barclays has posted robust good points in latest quarters as risky markets throughout the pandemic have led to wild buying and selling, whereas firms have raised document sums by means of dummy funds and inventory listings. Extra particulars
The most recent reshuffle within the financial institution’s funding banking division got here on Wednesday as Barclays prepares to report its first half earnings.
Competing US banks similar to JP Morgan (JPM.N) and Goldman Sachs (GS.N) have surpassed analysts’ first-half revenue forecasts in latest weeks, boosted by document offers amid company build-up throughout the pandemic. Extra particulars
Reporting by Lawrence White. Edited by Jane Merriman
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