Reporting to Crapanzano, Claudio Pinto joins Dresdner in August to become head of euro and sterling liquid rates trading. He was formerly director of rates trading at Barclays Capital in London, where he will continue to be based. Vito Santoro, also formerly of Barclays Capital, joins Pinto’s team trading the long-end of the euro curve from London in September.
Also reporting to Pinto are Louis Chong and Wee-Khoon Chong. Louis Chong joins at the end of August from Barclays Capital as a euro rates trader, based in London. Wee-Khoon Chong has recently joined Dresdner in the same role. He was formerly euro rates strategist at Bank of America.