LONDON (–HSBC Securities Services hired Cecilia Paddington as head of custody and banking services, effective Oct. 24.

According to a statement from the firm, Ms. Paddington will join HSBC’s European management team, overseeing global custody proposition, securities lending, foreign exchange and cash management.

Previously Ms. Paddington worked at J.P. Morgan Chase.

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