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Hitt og þetta 24. apríl 2006

(IFN) People moves: Close hires 14 bankers from rival Singer

Reykjavik (IFN) British investment bank Close Brothers has hired a team of 14 bankers from its rival Singer & Friedlander, the Financial Times said on Monday, without citing sources.

The bankers have been hired to work in Close Brothers' wealth management business, it added.

Singer & Friedlander is owned by Icelandic investment bank Kaupthing Bank

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Sources: www.ft.com

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