Portfolio manager Anatoly Burman will leave his position at AIG to head a new structured finance group at registered investment advisor Aladdin Capital Management. Taking over Burman's responsibilities is Michael Rieger. Burman, who had been at AIG for six years, will purchase structured finance product and eventually issue ABS-backed CDOs for Aladdin (see related story, p. 4).
Standard & Poor's has tapped Managing Director Richard Gugliada to head a new global analytics team the rating agency is creating. Managing Director Patrice Jordan will assume Gugliada's responsibilities as head of the CDO group, encompassing derivatives and market value ratings as well as CDOs. Rosario Buendia will take over Jordan's duties as head of ABS, MBS and new assets, within the structured finance group.