Wires

MOVES-Jefferies, Hermes Fund Managers, State Bank Of India

(Adds New Silk Route)

Oct 9 (Reuters) - The following financial services industryappointments and departures were announced on Tuesday. To informus of other job changes, email to moves@thomsonreuters.com.

JEFFERIES GROUP INC

The investment bank appointed Michael Eastwood as a managingdirector and head of Americas equity research. He joins the firmfrom Morgan Stanley , where he was director of NorthAmerican fixed income research.

MORGAN STANLEY , WELLS FARGO

Two veteran broker teams from Bank of America's MerrillLynch have departed for rival firms Morgan Stanley WealthManagement and Wells Fargo Advisors, according to sources withknowledge of the moves.

NEW SILK ROUTE

The private equity firm named William Campbell as senioroperating advisor for the firm's leadership team. Campbell isthe former chairman of the card services unit of JPMorgan Chase, where he was most recently a senior adviser to thechairman and CEO.

HERMES FUND MANAGERS

The fund manager named Rhodri Mason as head of investmentsolutions & product strategy, based at its headquarters inLondon. Prior to joining Hermes, he was head of UCITS managementat Man Investments.

STATE BANK OF INDIA

The bank appointed deputy managing director S. Visvanathanas managing director.

(Compiled by Neha Dimri in Bangalore)

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