Barclays investment banking has hired Bulent Baygun to head fixed-income investing. Baygun was named a director and head of U.S. fixed-income strategy for Barclays Capital, the bank announced Wednesday. He is to join the company in New York at the end of the month.
He was a director and co-head of interest rate strategies at Salomon Smith Barney, where he worked for seven years. Previously, he was a research scientist at Schlumberger-Doll Research.