In the small business segment, banks were more willing to lend to the healthiest small businesses over the past year, according to Greenwich Associates.
The restructuring of the global fixed-fixed income business will continue in 2014 as banks around the world experiment to find the right size and commitment levels to keep them viable and profitable, according to Greenwich Associates in “2013 Greenwich Leaders: Global Fixed Income.”
HSBC, Deutsche Bank and BNP Paribas are the leading providers in European corporate trade finance, according to the results of a new report from Greenwich Associates.
Despite fallout from the financial crisis and pressure to comply with new Basel III rules, U.S. large corporate banks remain intact, according to a Greenwich Associates report. J.P. Morgan is at the market helm.
U.S. fixed-income investors rank new regulations as one of their top concerns for the coming year, along with rising interest rates and diminished market liquidity, according to a Greenwich Associates study.
Greenwich Associates hired Kevin McPartland as principal to lead a new market structure and technology advisory service. McPartland, who joins from Blackrock, previously spent time with JPMorgan, UBS and Deutsche.
The BB&T Small Business and Middle Market banking groups have won 22 Greenwich Excellence Awards from Greenwich Associates, a global financial services research and consulting firm.