Thursday's Headlines: Asian Bankers In Demand As IPOs Heat Up
IPOs are heating up in Hong Kong, creating demand for investment bankers.
Newedge Group,a joint venture between Societe Generale and Credit Agricole is set to hire 50 sales people in Asia over the next year. [BusinessWeek]
Life insurers American General Life and Accident Insurance Co are hiring 4,000 sales agents nationally. [Ft. Worth Star -Telegram]
Fixed income professionals could be in for a rough ride as several firms are reportedly set to reduce staff. [CNBC]
Asset management performance in the UK is improving, resulting in hiring in risk management, finance and compliance according to a new survey. [Financial News]