IDD OutTakes

O'Connor, Colleen Marie
October 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/3/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 37, p4
Trade Publication
Presents news concerning investment dealers as of October 2005. Return by Merrill Lynch and Co. Inc. to the Japanese brokerage business; Appointment of Andreas Dombret as vice chairman of investment banking in Europe at Bank of America; Plan of UBS to purchase a 20% stake in Beijing Securities.


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