Travelers Co's William Heyman elected as FINRA chairman
June 29 The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on Thursday named William Heyman, chief investment officer of Travelers Company Inc, as its chairman, effective July 18.
PARIS, March 23 French authorities believe a man arrested on suspicion of wanting to carry out an attack in the Belgium city of Antwerp was a Tunisian national who was probably drunk and trying to escape a police check, a source close to the matter said.
The source said the individual, who resided in France, was unknown to intelligence services, but known to police for common law crimes.
"He did not want to drive into the soldiers. We think he wanted to escape a check," the source said. (Reporting by Gerard Bon; writing by John Irish; editing by Adrian Croft)
WASHINGTON, June 29 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to reorganize its drug review staff and create a SWAT team to eliminate a backlog of requests for rare disease drug designation, it said on Thursday.
LONDON, June 29 (IFR) - Citigroup has made several appointments to its equities electronic execution team, hiring Joseph Sidibe as a senior salesperson from Bank of America Merrill Lynch as well as Phoebe Nockolds from Liquidnet and Rupert Dransfield from HSBC.