Markit has announced the opening of an office in Singapore. The Singapore office is to be run by David Crammond who will be responsible for business development in the Asia Pacific excluding Japan. The Singapore office opening follows Markit’s Tokyo office opening in May this year, and completes the firm’s coverage of the Asia Pacific region. Crammond will spearhead sales, to add contributors and subscribers to the Markit pricing and valuations services. Services include pricing for corporate bonds, syndicated loans and OTC derivatives, as well as dividend forecasting and index and ETF management. Crammond joins Markit from ABN Amro, where he was head of structured asset sales for the Asian region.
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