Thursday, 2 October 2014
Last updated 52 min ago
Nov 6 2006 | 12:19pm ET
State Street has picked a credit hedge fund manager to run its fixed-income research and trading arm.
William Cunningham, the founder of Connecticut-based BreakAway Capital Advisors, is joining Boston-based State Street Global Markets as senior vice president of fixed-income research. The hire is part of State Street’s strategy to build its fixed-income capacities to attract institutional clients.
Cunningham’s “more than 20 years of experience will be a significant asset in our ability to provide our clients with unique insights in to the global bond market,” said his new boss, global hedge of fixed-income research, sales and trading Mark Marinella. “His appointment also demonstrates our ability to attract top talent.”
Before founding BreakAway, Cunningham worked at JPMorgan, Merrill Lynch and FTN Financial Securities.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
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Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
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