Hedge Funds

Aladdin hires credit specialist Efrat


Connecticut-based Aladdin Capital Management recently hired Isaac Efrat as a senior managing director. Efrat, a specialist in credit and derivatives markets, heralds from Moody's Investors Services, where he co-headed the rating agency's structured derivatives group. Efrat was brought onboard because of his expertise in analyzing and structuring collateralized debt obligations and his innovative work in the credit default swap market.