HSBC Names Jassur Head of EMEA Credit Research to Replace Ashby

HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA) said it named Lior Jassur to replace Ben Ashby as head of credit research for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Jassur, who joined HSBC in 2010, was formerly at AllianceBernstein Ltd. and UBS AG, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. He will report to Steven Major, the bank’s global head of fixed-income research.

Lisa Baitup, the head of communications for HSBC’s global research group, confirmed Ashby left HSBC, without providing further details.

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