Halfords appoints JP Morgan

Bicycle and car parts retailer Halfords yesterday appointed JP Morgan Cazenove as its joint corporate broker alongside Investec Bank. JP Morgan Cazenove replaces Bank of America Merrill Lynch, which helped list Halfords in 2004. JP Morgan Cazenove’s covering of Halfords will be led by head of UK investment banking Laurence Hollingworth, and Luke Bordewich, executive director on the UK consumer team.