NORDICS - State Street Global Advisors has named Laurent De Greef as director of marketing for the Nordic region.
De Greef joined SSGA in 2001 as a senior client relationship manager. Prior to this position, he worked for JPMorgan and Euroclear Bank in product management and corporate strategy roles.
SSGA has also hired Mihaly Domjan as a senior portfolio manager on its cash management team.
Domjan previously spent six years based in Budapest at the National Bank of Hungary.
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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