TORONTO, Oct. 12 /CNW/ - RBC Capital Markets today announced that Mike
MacBain, 42, has been hired, effective November 1, to co-head RBC Capital
Markets' global debt markets' business, focusing on financial products and
commodities. Reporting to Mark Standish, head of Global Markets, MacBain will
be a member of RBC Capital Markets' Operating Committee and have joint
responsibility with Richard Pilosof for the firm's C$2 billion global debt
Mr. MacBain has two decades of experience in global capital markets
businesses, most recently as president of TD Securities.
"We are delighted to have an individual of Mike's calibre and experience
on our team," said Standish. "The size and complexity of our debt markets'
business have grown dramatically in the past few years and, with Mike's and
Richard's leadership, we can look forward to continued success."
RBC Capital Markets' global debt markets' business serves more than 5,000
active investors in Asia-Pacific, Europe and across North America.
Harry Samuel, head of Global Treasury Services, has been given the
additional role of regional head of Global Markets throughout Europe and Asia,
with the mandate to work closely with John Burbidge, the chief operating
officer of Europe and Asia, and the various business heads to promote, develop
and execute business strategy in these regions.
For further information:
For further information: Katherine Gay, (416) 974-6286; Jackie Braden,