JPM compra venta de criptomonedas Bank hires Citi lending specialist for Miami biz Alejandro Villegas, who spent roughly a decade with Citi, has joined JP Morgan Private Bank. Bci recruits head of investment advisory for Miami biz Alejandro Lopina is joining Bci from Amerant Bank to take on the newly formed role. Balanz hires former Snowden Lane Miami boss to launch offshore biz Richard Ganter has been put in charge of the Argentine group’s first foray into the US market. The biggest offshore job moves in February Citywire Americas rounds up the biggest hires that grabbed our readers’ attention in February.
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Santander nabs Citi private banker for Mexico unit The new recruit runs a client book of around $135m in assets, sources said. Wealth execs join forces to launch LatAm wealth management firm Constant Advisors is being led by former executives from Indosuez Wealth Management in Uruguay. XP hires Barclays economist for senior LatAm post Marco Oviedo was hired from Barclays as XP’s GALA chief strategist for Latin America. Merrill Lynch names new private and int’l wealth head in leadership reshuffle The wirehouse has unveiled the successor to company veteran Don Plaus, who is retiring at the end of March.