FNX Limited has appointed Matthew Garter to head up a new Interest Rate Derivatives initiative. From 1996 to 1999 Garter worked at Bear Stearns, as a member of the Risk Management Group. From 1993 to 1996 he worked at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette (DLJ) as a Senior Debt Options Trader, making markets in OTC mortgage options and OTC treasury bond options. Prior to DLJ, Garter was Vice President, Futures and Options at Yamaichi International Americas, where he was a market maker for OTC treasury options and helped develop a portfolio and risk management system. Before that, Garter held senior trading positions at Shearson Lehman Hutton, and DuPont Pension Fund.
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