Alec Crawford has joined Ziff Brothers Investments. Crawford was previously the head of MBS strategy at RBS Greenwich Capital. He left the bank in early December after more than three years (01/07/08). Before he was with RBS, Crawford served as managing director and head of mortgage and cross rates strategy for Deutsche Bank Securities. Before that, he was Morgan Stanley's chief mortgage strategist for about four years.
Ajay Rajadhyaksha is now sole head of U.S. fixed income strategy at Barclays Capital after Glenn Boyd, former co-head of the group, moved over to become the head of U.S. securitization research at the firm.