Deutsche Bank said on Friday it hired two professionals from Bank of America Merrill Lynch for its global credit trading group.
Masaya Okoshi and Sean George will join Deutsche as managing directors. Both will trade investment trade investment grade and high yield bonds as well as credit derivatives.
They will report to Nick Pappas, managing director and head of flow credit trading for North America.
Okoshi was for 10 years in Bank of America's investment grade and high yield trading group, where he was most recenly head of investment grade trading for North America.George was most recently head of credit derivatives trading for North America at Bank of America.