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Mar 28 2011 | 8:46am ET
European Credit Management, a fixed income specialist with US$12.5 billion under management, has appointed David Thompson to the newly created role of head of marketing.
Thompson, who will report to CEO Stephen Zinser, comes to ECM from the investment consultancy Redington, where he was director and head of manager research. Prior to that, Thompson was responsible for sales and marketing at fund of hedge funds Collingham Capital, and before that spent 10 years in various roles at ABN AMRO. Thompson began his financial career at Lehman Brothers.
Said Zinser, “David has a very strong background in institutional sales and marketing, having worked as an investment consultant and on both the buy and sell sides. We look forward to working with him as he leads our marketing efforts in support of ECM's ambitious business development plans.”
ECM, established in 1999, covers investment grade corporate bonds, asset-backed securities, bank capital, loans, high-yield and European emerging market debt. ECM is majority owned by Wells Fargo & Company.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…