Jefferies & Company, Inc., the principal operating subsidiary of Jefferies Group, Inc., today announced the hiring of Daniel B. Markaity and Christopher M. Bury as Managing Directors and co-heads of the Firm's fixed income rates business, which includes institutional sales and trading of treasury and government agency securities, as well as the repo finance business. Together, Mr. Markaity, who is expected to join the firm next month, and Mr. Bury, who starts today, have more than 40 years of experience in the sales and trading of fixed income securities. Both professionals were longtime employees of Merrill Lynch.
Mr. Bury has more than 13 years of experience in fixed income sales and trading, all of it at Merrill Lynch & Co., where he most recently was Director and Co-CEO of Merrill Lynch Government Securities Inc. and Trading Manager of the USD Agency Desk. Mr. Bury received a Bachelor of Business Administration, concentration in Finance, cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame