Standard Chartered Said to Hire Haigh for Commodities Research

July 23 (Bloomberg) -- Standard Chartered Bank hired Michael Haigh as global head of commodities research, according to a person with direct knowledge of the appointment.

Haigh, formerly of K2 Advisors LLC, will be based in Singapore and report to Alex Barrett, head of client research, the person said, declining to be identified by name because the appointment hasn’t been announced.

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