Day: 2 June 2020

SIFMA Survey: ’20 GDP -5.5%; ’21 +4.7%

A survey of 26 chief economists of global and regional financial institutions Tuesday by industry trade group, SIFMA, saw US fourth quarter to fourth quarter GDP falling 5.5% this year and rebounding strongly next year with a 4.7% gain. The survey, taken through May 28, also found no expectation for the Federal Reserve to purposely […]

First Derivatives Names COO

First Derivatives has appointed David Humphries as chief operating officer reporting directly to Seamus Keating, First Derivatives’ CEO. Humphries will have global responsibility for the firm’s operations including its business systems, methodologies, processes and controls. In this role, First Derivatives says he will drive the company’s operational efficiency and effectiveness aligned to its strategy and […]

TraditionData Hires Three

TraditionData has unveiled three senior hires with Jeffrey Maron, New York-based, and Jim Swanson, London-based, joining the firm as global head of product and global vendor relations manager respectively, while Nobuyuki Ikeda has been appointed as a senior business development manager based in Tokyo. Maron joins the group from IHS Markit where he was managing […]