Eli is a Managing Director in the Fixed Income Research Department for Raymond James and serves as a Trading Desk Analyst. He is responsible for identifying corporate securities in high-yield and investment-grade which will outperform/underperform their benchmarks or sectors and which will provide Raymond James customers with an opportunity to enhance their total returns. Eli has extensive expertise analyzing complex transactions, diverse industries, various credit sectors, and all parts of the capital structure. He has been successful at discovering and maximizing expected returns in high grade and high yield credits, recommending long and short positions, and providing timely, leverageable responses to market developments.
Eli joined Raymond James in April, 2016. Prior to joining Raymond James, he was a portfolio manager/analyst at a credit hedge fund. He has also held senior positions with BNP, HSBC, and Lehman Brothers.
Eli earned his B.A. cum laude from Yeshiva University. He also completed an advanced accounting certification from Northwestern University.