JPMorgan derivatives hires

J.P. Morgan strengthens equity derivatives

US bank J.P. Morgan has appointed Kazuma Naito as head of Asia equity derivatives sales and marketing, while Ken Kishimoto joins as head of Japan equity trading.
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J.P Morgan has raided two of its US rivals to strengthen its Asia equity business. From Goldman Sachs, it has hired Kazuma Naito as Asia head of sales and marketing for the bank’s equity derivatives group, as well as hiring Ken Kishimoto as head of Japan equity trading from Morgan Stanley.

Based in Hong Kong, Naito will have responsibility for both sales to derivatives investors and structured product marketing in Asia. In what the bank described as a new position, he will report jointly to Mark Justh, head of equities distribution for Asia-Pacific, and William Lee, head of the Asia-Pacific equity derivatives group.

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