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May 16 2007 | 8:44am ET
Bear Stearns International has appointed James Shekerdemian to the newly-created role of head of sales for prime brokerage in Europe.
He will be responsible for the build out of the company's equity sales franchise in Europe to prime brokerage clients, and will report to Paul Brannan, head of prime brokerage, Europe and to Vicki Aston-Duff and Leonardo Giangreco, co-heads of equity sales, Europe.
Shekerdemian joins from Lehman Brothers where he was the head of the quantitative hedge fund sales group.
Vincent Van Pelt, co-head of equities in Europe, said, "Prime brokerage is one of the focal areas for Bear Stearns' global expansion strategy so we are investing in talented individuals to ensure we build the best franchise we can."
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…