West/LB Centres Treasury Under Percy And Hires Team Of Six From RBC In N.Y.

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Westdeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale (West/LB) is expanding its forex capabilities across several regions. The bank is centralising European treasury operations in London under recently-appointed Humphrey Percy, head of treasury, Europe and joint managing director of London. In New York, the bank last week hired a six-strong corporate sales team from Royal Bank of Canada in New York.

"Going forward, the treasury operations in Europe will be centred in London and my role is to not only develop