Credit Suisse has hired Peter Antico as managing director and head of North America Rates within the bank's fixed income department, effective 1 January 2012.
Antico will report into Jon Kinol, Global Head of Rates for Credit Suisse.
Antico comes to Credit Suisse from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he was most recently head of G10 and Latin American FX Trading.
Prior to that, Antico was head of Americas Rates and FX at Merrill Lynch.
Kinol said that they are very fortunate to have Peter join their team. Their Rates business has built up significant momentum in recent years, and under Peter’s leadership they will further solidify their position as a top-tier Rates franchise.
Credit Suisse offers securities products and financial advisory services to users and suppliers of capital around the world in its Investment banking business.