A 150-year old Canadian bank is muscling in on Wall Street (RY)
- We talked to Blair Fleming, head of RBC Capital Markets US, about dealmaking and the Canadian bank’s US growth plans.
- Fleming on growth plans: “We have a very deliberate and straightforward strategy to grow our investment bank here in the US.”
- Fleming on hiring: “We will continue to add the right people to the platform. Things are still in play and we will keep going.”
Blair Fleming is a man with many job titles.
He’s head of RBC Capital Markets, US, and Head of US Investment Banking for the Canadian bank. He’s also CEO of RBC USA Holdco Corporation, RBC’s US intermediate holding company.