BNP Paribas’ former G10 rates head joins Mizuho Americas as head of macro trading

Incoming MD brings considerable experience to Mizuho, having previously served at BNP Paribas, Bank of America and Morgan Stanley over the last three decades.

Mizuho Americas has appointed a former BNP Paribas executive as managing director and head of macro trading.

David Moore joins Mizuho Americas after most recently serving as head of G10 rates Americas sales and trading at BNP Paribas.

Before that, he served in a variety of senior leadership roles at Bank of America, including managing director of interest rates.

Earlier in his career, Moore held several senior positions at Morgan Stanley, including  managing director and head of global rates.

As part of his new role, Moore will oversee Mizuho Americas’ macro trading business units including secured financing/repo, rates cash and derivatives and foreign exchange.

Based in New York, he will report directly to Thomas Hartnett, head of fixed income at Mizuho Americas.

“We are very excited for David to lead the next phase of growth in our products, trading capabilities, and activity with a diverse range of client segments,” said Hartnett.

“He brings a wealth of experience across products and a stellar reputation with investors that exemplifies our commitment to this key market segment.”