NatWest Transfers Kurz To London To Proceed With Globalization

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NatWest Markets' new global head of FX, Howard Kurz, plans to introduce measures that will "naturally leverage" off the group's investment banking strengths, with increasing emphasis on emerging markets and proprietary risk taking, he says.

Kurz joined NatWest in the newly created position of global FX head from Lehman Brothers in September and just recently transferred to London after spending the first few months in New York.

He reports to Stephan Harris, chief executive of the global fina