Christopher Buck joined emerging markets hedge fund manager Finisterre Capital as head of credit research.
The position is new, part of Finisterre’s continued growth in credit hedge fund strategies, said Olivia de Watteville, a Finisterre spokeswoman, in an e-mail.
“The institutional inflows over the last year have emphasized our ability to deliver alpha for our clients in a format that meets their needs. During this period, we have been consistently looking to expand our team with exceptional investment,” said Paul Crean, Finisterre’s chief investment officer and co-founder, in a statement.
Mr. Buck most recently was head of Latin America corporate credit research at Barclays Capital.
Finisterre managed $2.6 billion as of Sept. 30.