"The goal is to get more efficient by sharing product knowledge," said one official. The single group is broken into five sector-specific pods with about four people in each in the U.S. It has not been renamed and officials said it involves some responsibility shifts, but no personnel changes.
Jesner and Jicka report to Doug Warren, managing director and head of U.S. credit derivatives, and Seeger reports to Andrew Whittle, managing director and head of European credit derivatives. Warren and Whittle report to Balducci.