According to sources, Alan Circle is reportedly trading American Express Bank for HSBC, New York. Sources say he is joining as a senior institutional salesperson.
At Amex, Circle was a senior director and head of NY sales for the Financial Markets Services Group (FMS); however, the bank was not able to comment by press time.
Circle joined Amex in mid-2004 from UBS, where he spent about a year as executive director, institutional sales. Prior to this, he was with Bank of America, last as global head of institutional sales in New York and London.