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Horizon recruits Guggenheim executive Markowitz as CIO


Horizon Cash Management, which specialises in active cash management for the alternative investments industry, has announced the appointment of Michael Markowitz as its chief investment officer.

Markowitz, who also becomes executive vice president and partner, will be responsible for setting the overall investment strategy of the firm and for overseeing all investment functions including trading, credit research and operational aspects of the trading desk.

He has more than 23 years of experience in managing fixed-income portfolios for institutional, central bank and retail clients. Markowitz was previously a managing director and head of short-duration fixed income at Guggenheim Partners