Head of U.S. Rates
Gregory (Greg) Faranello is the Executive Director, Head of U.S. Rates
Greg has 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, which has been centered around fixed income with a core expertise in the trading, distribution and business development of global interest rates.
His career began as a fixed income derivative analyst with Credit Suisse, Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs.
Following Goldman Sachs, Greg moved to the buy side as an assistant portfolio manager on the international bond desk with Deutsche Bank Asset Management. In a move back to the sell side, Greg filled leadership roles as Managing Director and FICC management member for RBS Greenwich Capital, WestLB, Espirito Santo, and RBC serving as head trader and risk manager responsible for the build-out and development of several trading desks.
Most recently, Greg served as Head of Rates for Roberts & Ryan Investments.
Greg attended the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and later earned his bachelor’s and master’s degree in business administration from Hofstra University in banking, finance and international business.
Greg is a CFA Charterholder and member of the CFA Institute, NYSSA, Money Marketeers of NYU, and has served on the Dean’s Advisory Board of Hofstra University’s Zarb School since 2012. Additionally, he is registered with his FINRA Series 7 and 63.