Financial Services News
Barclay’s former general counsel for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) investment has joined alternative fund management company BlackRock.
EY Law is to launch a London financial regulatory practice after recruiting a team from Baker & McKenzie and Weil Gotshal & Manges.
Fox Williams has appointed interdealer broker GFI Group’s head of legal EMEA, Nigel Brahams, to its financial services team.
Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has announced that Nathan Willmott has been appointed as head of the firm’s financial regulatory group.
Wealth management company London & Capital has appointed Thomas Donlon as general counsel.
TPG Capital general counsel Ronald Cami has stepped down after five years amid news the private equity firm has raised an initial $5bn (£3.3bn) for its latest buyout fund.
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