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Dec. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Standard Chartered Plc hired Paul Horsnell, formerly head of commodities research at Barclays Plc, as global head of commodities research.
Horsnell joined this week and is based in London, reporting to Will Oswald, global head of fixed income, credit and commodities research, Standard Chartered said in an e-mailed statement today. Horsnell replaces Han Pin Hsi, who left the bank, Standard Chartered spokesman Shaun Gamble said by e-mail.
Horsnell left Barclays this year after 10 years at the bank, which he joined from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
--Editors: Sharon Lindores, John Deane