Daiwa appoints new Head of Syndication

11 April 2016

Daiwa has announced the appointment of Jeremy ‘Jez’ Walsh as Co-Head of its London Syndicate Team, working alongside Kevin O’Neill.

Walsh has had a 30-year career in the markets, most recently as Joint Head of European FI and Rates Syndicate and Global Head of Covered Bonds at Royal Bank of Scotland. He starts at Daiwa on 18th April.

Keith Meekins, CEO of Daiwa Capital Markets Europe, commented ‘We are delighted to see Jez join our operation. With his long and successful career in the City across multiple markets, products and issuers, this is a significant statement of Daiwa’s intent to develop further the strong USD and AUD platforms established over the last 5 years or more, add new currencies and products to these, whilst at the same time maintaining our leading position in all things Yen.’


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Notes to editor

Daiwa Capital Markets (www.daiwacm.com/uk) is the wholly-owned investment banking arm of Daiwa Securities Group. The award winning firm provides integrated financial services including brokerage, capital raising, IPOs, M&A and other creative financial solutions to clients through a network of more than 20 offices across Asia, the Middle East, Europe and North America. Corporate finance and M&A advisory services are provided in Europe through DC Advisory (www.dcadvisory.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Limited.


Daiwa Securities Group (www.daiwa-grp.jp/english) is one of the largest brokerage and banking groups in Japan and employs approximately 14,000 professionals worldwide providing comprehensive financial services, including retail brokerage, investment banking and asset management. Daiwa Securities Group has been in continuous operation in the financial services industry since 1902.


For more details, please contact:

Grant Lewis
Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Limited
5 King William Street, London, EC4N 7AX

+44 (0)20 7597 8106


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