UBS Group is cutting about 40 jobs in the Asia-Pacific region as part of a global push to trim costs and combine its trading units, according to a person familiar with the matter.The staff reductions are roughly split between UBS’s markets and investment-banking teams, with a majority at the level of vice-president or below, the person said, asking not to be identified because the details aren’t public.The Asian divisions – led by Hong Kong-based Taichi Takahashi and David Chin – will see…
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