Moves & Appointments

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New CySEC Chair appointed

New CySEC Chair appointed

Following a Council of Ministers decision, Dr George Theocharides has been appointed as the new Chair of the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC), succeeding Demetra Kalogerou. George Karatzias was appointed as CySEC’s new Vice Chair.

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SEB broadens EUR fixed income offering

SEB broadens EUR fixed income offering

SEB’s Fixed Income group is braodening its EUR offering by creating a globally aligned currency-focused value chain, where the euro will become its own trading unit alongside the Scandinavian currencies. This is in line with SEB’s ambition to broaden its corporate business in Europe. 

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Payne Hicks Beach strengthens international Dispute Resolution offering with new Partner hire

Payne Hicks Beach strengthens international Dispute Resolution offering with new Partner hire

Paul Dorrans has joined Payne Hicks Beach LLP, the Dispute Resolution practice, as a Partner. Dorrans joins the firm from Simmons & Simmons with over 15 years’ experience advising on complex financial services disputes, contentious regulatory investigations, fraud, and financial crime. His appointment closely follows that of Georgina Bayley who also joined the Dispute Resolution department as a Partner earlier this year.