Societe Generale SA, France’s second- largest bank, signed an agreement to move its U.S. headquarters to 245 Park Ave. in New York’s biggest office leasing this year.
Societe Generale SA hired Joseph White , founder of derivatives consulting firm JW Advisors LLC, as a director of U.S. equity derivatives sales.
Societe Generale SA, France’s second-biggest bank by market value, hired Bill Ahmuty of Newedge Group as head of trading for exchange-traded funds in New York.
UBS AG’s George Borst joined Societe Generale SA this week as a senior trader in investment- grade and high-yield corporate bonds.
Societe Generale SA, France’s second-largest bank, hired Michael Haigh as managing director and global head of commodities research based in New York, according to the bank.
MBIA Inc., the bond insurer that reached a $1.7 billion settlement with Bank of America Corp. this week, will pay $350 million to Societe Generale SA to resolve litigation, a person familiar with the matter said.
Societe Generale SA, France’s second-largest bank by market value, hired Fidelio Tata to head U.S. interest rates strategy in New York.
Societe Generale hired Richard Wolff to head U.S. debt capital markets syndicate as the French bank seeks to expand in the U.S.
Former Societe Generale SA trader Samarth Agrawal was found guilty of stealing trade secrets related to the bank’s high-speed computer trading software.
"We are satisfied with today's guilty verdict."
- Jim Galvin on Nov 19, 2010