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May 16 2012 | 4:24am ET
French bank Natixis has hired a UniCredit banker to focus on foreign exchange sales to hedge funds.
Darren Barker joins Natixis' forex sales team in London. He'll peddle the bank's wares to financial institutions in addition to hedge funds, which he has focused on throughout his career.
At UniCredit, Barker worked in hedge fund sales. He's also worked at JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, UBS and Deutsche Bank.
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