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BlueCrest adds MS trader to EM team


Mike Platt's BlueCrest Capital Management has hired Daniel Kajiya as a portfolio manager for its well-performing emerging markets fund. Kajiya joins from Morgan Stanley, having worked in market-making and prop trading for the firm in Brazil.

Kajiya is the second new hire from Morgan Stanley on the BlueCrest Emerging Markets Fund in the past few weeks. The first, Marcin Wiszniewski, was head of European FX and emerging markets trading at Morgan Stanley before he joined BlueCrest last month.

The BlueCrest Emerging Markets team now numbers seven people across London, Geneva and New York, and is led by Nick Riley. The