Sales staff in global demand

Standard Chartered, ABN Amro, UBS and RBS have all taken on sales staff, according to Ameet Budhrani, senior researcher for recruitment consultant Alexander Mann in Hong Kong.

Budhrani said: "Banks in the region have been active and they have been seeking to move into new markets. There is more interest in setting up desks in Malaysia and China." He said while there is continued interest in building capacity in Shanghai, banks also want to set up offices in Shenzen.

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