People News Archives: 2020

Viktoria Baklanova has been named Senior Financial Analyst in the Analytics Office of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. (See the release here.)

A filing for T. Rowe Price's Money Market Funds says, "Effective March 1, 2020, Douglas D. Spratley will join Joseph K. Lynagh as Cochairman of the fund's Investment Advisory Committee.... Effective January 1, 2021, Mr. Lynagh will step down as a portfolio manager and Cochairman of the fund's Investment Advisory Committee and Mr. Spratley will become the sole portfolio manager and Chairman of the fund's Investment Advisory Committee."

The Wall Street Journal writes "BlackRock Power Broker Barbara Novick Is Stepping Down." They say, "Barbara Novick, who turned BlackRock Inc. into a force in Washington, is stepping down.... Under her leadership, BlackRock disseminated 138 memos on its viewpoints and 507 comment letters on everything from retirement issues to liquidity in money-market funds." (See also, "BlackRock's Novick at MF Symposium: NAVs Will 'Wiggle'; Tools for Risk" (6/28/2016).)

Melinda Gordon has retired from Dreyfus CIS.

Intesa Sanpaolo is seeking a Short Term Debt Origination Professional.

Peter Rizzo is leaving S&P Global Ratings to "pursue new interests." S&P is looking to fill Peter's role as Analytical Manager of the Fund Ratings Group.

Ted Hamilton is no longer with Promontory Interfinancial Network.