CIT Enters Defense Banking

Hahn, Avital Louria
May 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/8/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 18, p10
Trade Publication
The article presents the defense group formed by CIT as a step towards its plan to enter investment banking. Jeffrey Peeke headed the effort in adding the defense banking practice and that the new CIT group targets the middle-market companies. CIT has hired Patrick Dowling to lead the defense group together with bankers John Donohue and Robert Jones and is planning to expand the team.


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