Market moves: Bubbling over

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It was not just beer, food and meetings for brokers to digest at the Biba conference in London. The trade body took the opportunity to reveal at its annual event that David Sparkes would be joining as its head of compliance. The position became vacant after the recent promotion of previous compliance chief Steve White to the CEO role. Mr Sparkes, senior technical advisor in Marsh’s compliance department, will come on board once he has completed his notice period.

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