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Deutsche Bank Tokyo Hires Ex-Nomura Currency Strategist Tanaka

November 17, 2011

Nov. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Deutsche Bank AG said it hired Taisuke Tanaka, a former chief currency strategist at Nomura Securities Co.

Tanaka was appointed as chief foreign-exchange strategist and head of fixed income research, Deutsche’s brokerage unit in Tokyo said in a statement dated Nov. 15 on its website.

Tanaka was chosen as the top currency analyst for a second- straight year in 2011 in a survey of institutional investors by Nikkei Veritas. He joined Nomura in November 2008 as chief foreign-exchange strategist and was promoted to global macro research officer in June.

--Editors: Rocky Swift, Jonathan Annells

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