Vice President, Investment Research Prashant is part of the Investment Research / Credit Research team at Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services. He manages an investment research team that carries out in-depth counterparty credit analysis for the risk management arm of a leading investment bank.
He has around 10 years work experience and is proficient in credit and fixed income research. He has worked on both investment-grade and high-yield credit. In his previous stint at Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services, he led a team that performed relative value analysis of HY bonds for a leading investment bank.
Prashant holds an MBA in Finance and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Electronics). He is also a CFA charterholder.
Since the 2008 credit crisis, which saw the failure of large financial institutions such as Lehman Brothers, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac, markets have considered Counterparty Credit Risk (CCR) as the key financial risk. (more…)