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Three of them -- directors Andrea Anselmetti and Luca Pietrangeli and associate director Ernesto Mercadente -- join the bank to expand corporate risk management and foreign exchange in Italy. Roberto Centeno joins the bank as a director with responsibility for Iberia.

The corporate risk management group provides advice and execution for corporate clients, covering all risk management issues, including foreign exchange, interest rate risk and credit risk. All four will report to Patrick Bauné,