The Markit Equities team is now led by Philippe Rivet, director and head of equity products in charge of sales, business development and client services and Paul Hodge, director and head of equity production, who takes responsibility for operations including dividend research, index management and reference data. John Price, managing director and founder of Markit Equities (formerly DaDD now manages NTC Economics, a provider of global macro-economic indicators that Markit acquired last week.
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Markit Announces Changes to Equities Team
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