People News Archives: 2019

U.S. Bancorp Asset Management hired Debbie Wloch as Managing Director of Institutional Liquidity Solutions. She reports to Kevin Breen.

Senior Portfolio Manager Scott Cabalka has retired from RBC Global Asset Management.

Dave Messerly is retiring from Federal Home Loan Banks - Office of Finance.

A press release, "EPBCOMMS, LLC Debuts at Crane Data European Money Fund Symposium, Dublin, Ireland," tell us, "Former Institutional Cash Distributors executives: Ed Baldry, Doug Brown and Nancy Duggan announced the launch of EPBCOMMS, LLC – a global strategic communications and industry entertainment enterprise targeting the international financial community and ... Fintech marketplace."

Senior Municipal Money Fund Portfolio Manager William Henderson is no longer with BlackRock. (See the news from CityWire here.)

Jesse Levitt has started as a Senior VP of National Deposit Sales & Liquidity Solutions for Pittsburgh-based TriState Capital. Levitt was previously with OppenheimerFunds.

Dan Hill has retired from BNY Mellon.

We were saddened to hear that Federated Investors' Eugene Maloney passed away. (See his Obituary and our July 24 Link of the Day.) Our deepest condolences go out to Federated, his family, friends and associates of Gene.

Christopher Conetta has left Barclays to join Nearwater Capital as Senior Managing Director and Head of Liquid Markets.

Our deepest condolences go out to friends, family and former co-workers of Vivian Maps, who passed away recently. (See the Obituary here.) Maps formerly worked at iMoneyNet and helped standardize data collection for the offshore and European money fund industry.

Ron Kirchler is no longer with BMO Capital Markets.

Sharon Pichler will be retiring from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC is looking for a replacement for the Senior Financial Analyst (see here for details).

J.P. Morgan Asset Management appointed Julia Kozlowska as "a Client Adviser to JPMAM's Global Liquidity EMEA sales team" says a press release. She will report to Jim Fuell, Head of Global Liquidity Sales – International at JPMAM.

Melina Hadiwono is no longer with SVB Asset Management. She was Head of Credit Research.

The WSJ wrote last month, in "BlackRock Launches Sweeping Overhaul in Bid to Boost Growth," "The other person leaving the firm's executive committee is Richie Prager. Mr. Prager, who joined the company 10 years ago and leads the firm's trading, liquidity and securities lending teams, will be retiring in July."

Barry Weiss is no longer with Kroll Bond Rating Agency. He is now a Portfolio Manager at Yorktown Funds, responsible for the Yorktown Short Term Bond Fund.

StoneCastle Cash Management hired Eric Edstrom (see press release here). Estrom was previously with Charles Schwab.

J.P. Morgan Asset Management announced that Jemma Clee has been appointed as an Executive Director and Head of Investment Specialists for Global Liquidity in Europe (EMEA).

John Sakowski has moved from Prudential Financial to PGIM, where he is now Vice President and Money Markets Portfolio Manager, and Chelsea Desimone has joined Prudential Financial as a Senior Investment Associate, Capital Markets.

Senior Portfolio Manager Jeff Paul is no longer with Williams Capital.

John Tully is retiring from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He was a Senior Credit Analyst.

Tony Carfang has retired from Treasury Strategies and has formed a new entity, The Carfang Group.