A TOP GOLDMAN DEALMAKER IS JUMPING SHIP — AFFIRM GEARS UP FOR AN IPO — HEDGE FUND PAY

Happy Saturday!Bankers have been plenty busy as they work on big tie-ups and look to get IPOs across the line before the end of the year. Here's a recap of some of the big news this week:PNC announced its planned purchase of BBVA US, the US-based arm of the Spanish lending giant BBVA, for $11.6 billion. Reed Alexander talked with insiders to learn more about how one of the biggest bank deals si...