Key Personnel Changes

London Stock Exchange’s Rathi to head UK financial watchdog

London Stock Exchange’s Rathi to head UK financial watchdog

Published 22/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Nikhil Rathi, head of the London Stock Exchange’s UK division, has been appointed chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), Britain’s [more…]

Impeaching AG Barr a ‘waste of time’ says top Democrat probing political meddling

Impeaching AG Barr a ‘waste of time’ says top Democrat probing political meddling

Published 22/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General William Barr deserves to be impeached over the firing of a federal prosecutor whose office had been investigating President [more…]

GE picks Embraer planemaking chief to run aviation unit

GE picks Embraer planemaking chief to run aviation unit

Published 15/06/2020

(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) on Monday tapped the planemaking head of Brazil’s Embraer (EMBR3.SA) to run its key aircraft engines division on Monday, [more…]

Hong Kong spearheads $5 billion Cathay Pacific rescue package

Hong Kong spearheads $5 billion Cathay Pacific rescue package

Published 09/06/2020

SYDNEY/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong will lead a $5 billion rescue of Cathay Pacific Airways (0293.HK), which like other airlines has been hit by [more…]

Vitol’s former CEO Ian Taylor dies after cancer battle: sources

Vitol’s former CEO Ian Taylor dies after cancer battle: sources

Published 09/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Vitol’s former chief executive and chairman Ian Taylor has died at the age of 64 from cancer, according to an internal memo [more…]

Starboard set to win eight board seats at GCP Applied Technologies-sources

Starboard set to win eight board seats at GCP Applied Technologies-sources

Published 27/05/2020

(Reuters) - Hedge fund Starboard Value LP is close to having eight directors elected to the board of GCP Applied Technologies Inc (GCP.N) at the [more…]

Disney’s streaming chief Mayer to become TikTok CEO

Disney’s streaming chief Mayer to become TikTok CEO

Published 19/05/2020

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) top streaming executive, Kevin Mayer, will leave the entertainment and theme parks giant to become the chief executive officer [more…]

Senator Rubio chosen as acting Intelligence Committee chairman

Senator Rubio chosen as acting Intelligence Committee chairman

Published 18/05/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will serve as acting chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said [more…]

Scaramucci’s SkyBridge hit with heavy redemption requests as fund fell: letter

Scaramucci’s SkyBridge hit with heavy redemption requests as fund fell: letter

Published 24/04/2020

BOSTON (Reuters) - Investors in SkyBridge Capital asked for hundreds of millions of dollars back after the fund suffered a 23% loss in March when [more…]

Prominent China lawyer quits ZTE board after media reports of sexual assault probe

Prominent China lawyer quits ZTE board after media reports of sexual assault probe

Published 10/04/2020

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - A prominent Chinese lawyer who served on the board of telecoms equipment giant ZTE Corp has resigned after several news articles [more…]