Cairn Capital, a London-based advisory and investment firm specialising in structured credit, has hired Jenna Collins as an analyst. Collins, who will join Cairn in November, was an asset-backed securities analyst at Merrill Lynch in London.
Tim Frost, European head of credit sales and trading at JP Morgan Chase, has resigned to pursue other interests. Frost joined JP Morgan in 1995 and helped his firm become a dominant force in the fast-growing credit default swaps market. By the time of...
Effective regulation emerged as a key theme for the development of the credit derivatives industry, according to an industry discussion forum hosted by inter-dealer broker CreditTrade in London last night.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says greater information about insurers' financial markets activities – including credit risk transfers – is needed before their implications for financial stability can be clearly ascertained.