NEW YORK - Bankers Trust Co. said it named Jonathan Cooper vice president and head of its emerging-markets finance desk.

The company said Mr. Cooper will be responsible for financial and equity securities as well as the bank's own positions.

Bankers Trust said the job is a new one at the company.

Mr. Cooper came from J.P. Morgan & Co., where he held the same position.

Bankers Trust Co. is the principal banking unit of Bankers Trust New York Corp.

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