(Adds Credit Suisse, D.A. Davidson)
Oct 18 The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Tuesday. To inform us of other job changes, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BNP PARIBAS SA
The international bank appointed James Seagrave as managing director and global head of financial sponsors in its financial institutions coverage business.
CREDIT SUISSE GROUP AG
The bank has named Edwin Yeung as director, U.S. and European credit trading, to establish a new credit trading desk in Hong Kong, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters.
The French bank named Stephen Swift head of global finance for Asia Pacific, effective Jan. 1, Reuters IFR reported.
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO
The financial group appointed Bader Alamoudi as senior country officer for Saudi Arabia and general manager of JPMorgan Chase Bank's Riyadh branch.
The investment firm named Monte Giese as president of its equity capital markets group.
PEMBERTON ASSET MANAGEMENT
The asset management group hired Ben Gulliver as portfolio manager.
The fund manager named Henri Marcoux to the newly created position of deputy managing director. (Compiled by Aravind K in Bengaluru)
AT&T reaches deal to buy Time Warner for more than $80 billion -WSJ
Oct 22 AT&T Inc reached a deal to buy media company Time Warner Inc for more than $80 billion, The Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.
Trump vows to weaken U.S. media 'power structure' if elected
GETTSYBURG, Pa. , Oct 22 U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump promised on Saturday to foil a proposed deal for AT&T Inc to buy Time Warner Inc if he wins the Nov. 8 election, arguing it was an example of a "power structure" rigged against both him and voters.