Scotiabank hires Asia sec lending head

Scotiabank hires Asia sec lending head

Kirtes Bharti has joined Scotiabank as regional head of securities lending in Asia, based in Hong Kong.

Bharti previously worked for Segantii Capital Management where he joined from Credit Suisse in 2012.

He also chaired the Pan-Asia Securities Lending Association (Pasla).

Bharti previously worked within Nomura's Asia equity division.

Scotiabank has not yet responded to a request for comment.