TRADING PLACES

TRADING PLACES

Claus Wagner, global head of FX trading at Dresdner Kleinwort Benson in London, has left the bank for six months to take a sabbatical. Wagner will be returning to the bank in September. In the meantime, his responsibilities will be covered by other members of the bank's risk management team.

Chase Manhattan Bank has appointed two new currency analysts in New York. Zhaohui "Harvey" Chen has joined from the IMF, where he was an economist conducting research on macroeconomics, monetary policy,