Plans Foreign Exchange Build-Up For Continental Europe Under Lardant

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Barclays de Zoete Wedd (BZW) is building up its sales presence in France under newly recruited Marc Joannard-Lardant as the head of FX sales there, says Michele di Stefano, head of FX sales for the UK and Europe.

Joannard-Lardant, formerly at HSBC Markets in Paris, will be responsible for increasing coverage of the French market, reporting to di Stefano in London. Di Stefano says the hire is part of the bank's efforts to expand its sales presence in Continental Europe, adding that BZW has mor