UBS puts two on leave over hiring

Written by Reuters | Hong Kong | Updated: Feb 11 2014, 07:33am hrs
Swiss bank UBS has put two bankers on leave as part of an internal investigation into the hiring of a close relative connected to a potential Chinese corporate client, IFR reported on Monday. Joseph Chee, head of capital market solutions at UBS, and colleague Sharlyn Wu, were put on leave last week, IFR reported, citing unnamed sources. IFR, a Thomson Reuters publication, did not identify Wus current title.