The downgrading of bond insurers linked to the subprime-mortgage collapse – along with recent bankruptcy filings by local governments – has contributed to a hazy bond market, creating a high demand for skilled municipal market analysts. Pay is on the rise, too.
Greenwich, CT-based Tudor Investment Corp has seen at least nine employees, including two big name traders, leave the firm since December due to a change in strategy. The firm is actively looking to recruit traders to help fill the seats and implement its new macro-focused strategy.
Insurance recruitment isn’t booming, but after a challenging 2012 an increasing number of firms are expected to add headcount again. Here’s where specialist insurance recruiters are seeing the action currently.