Citi has poached a quant trading exec from Credit Suisse as Wall Street’s equity derivatives hiring binge continues (C)
|07/14/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Citigroup has hired a quant trading and derivatives exec from Credit Suisse.
- The bank has hired Jeff Berton to lead Citi Investment Strategies (CIS), a global team within the bank’s Markets & Securities Services division focused on quantitative index strategies
- Berton will also be the head of exotics trading in North America.
- This is the latest in the rash of moves in equity derivatives, a corner of Wall Street that’s become an intense hiring battleground.