MUFG stalwart Hayashi gets plum Asia rates role

Ryosei Hayashi's move to Hong Kong from London comes as MUFG completes a large share repurchase and reorganises how its growing business is managed.

Mitsubishi UFJ Securities HK, a unit of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Ryosei Hayashi as head of rates trading and sales for Asia.

Hayashi, who began his career with Mitsubishi UFJ Securities more than 20 years ago, will be based in Hong Kong, MUFG said on Wednesday. He will report to Trent Hagland, head of Asia and chief executive officer in Hong Kong, and to Atif Hayat, the London-based international head of rates.

The appointment was made after MUFG completed a share repurchase transaction worth an aggregate 100 billion $808 million and in the midst of an eventful first half-year for the Japanese...

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