In another instance of Chase Securities ramping its talent, the bank has hired CBO-pro Eileen Murphy to run its collateralized debt obligation group. Murphy, who will report to Frank Roanan, is moving over from Moody's Investors Service, where she was a managing director in the derivatives and funds group. Before that, she was at Merrill Lynch.
Corey Bresnahan recently resigned from Duff &Phelps Credit Rating Co.
Deutsche Bank Alex. Brown recently added three to its conduit management services team. Tina Gu moved over from IBJ Whitehall Bank & Trust. Gin Hwang moved over from Duff & Phelps Credit Rating Co. and Hermon Santiago moved over from Bank of Nova Scotia. All three will report to Will Aguiar.
Diversity Capital, an investment-banking boutique run by David D'Antonio, recently lost partner John Dale. Dale moved over to NatCity to run the conduit operation.
Ralph Than was recently appointed treasurer at Metris Companies Inc. Prior to this appointment, Than was the vice president and treasurer of CNH Capital.
Prudential Securities Inc. has announced the appointment of Rob DiOrio as managing director, Peter Cerwin as director and Abner Figueroa as vice president to its asset-backed finance group. DiOrio was previously at Merrill Lynch where he was a director focusing on real estate ABS. Cerwin was also a director at Merrill, where his concentration was the origination of structured finance products for various mortgage and HEL issuers. Figueroa joins from Duff & Phelps Credit Rating Co. where he rated ABS and mortgaged-backed securities.
May 25 in New York City: Moody's Investors Service presents Auto Securitization Briefing. For more information call (212) 553-4796.
June 5-6 in New York City: Asset Securitization Academy: Mastering the Basic Legal, Regulatory, Accounting & Tax Components of Your ABS Deals. For more information call (888) 670-8200.
June 13-14 in Chicago: Strategic Research Institute presents Equipment Lease Securitization in the Year 2000. For more information call (800) 599-4950.
June 21-24 in Barcelona, Spain: Frank J. Fabozzi/Information Management Network presents The Fourth Annual Investors' & Issuers' Summit On: Global Asset Securisation.