NEW YORK (–Nexstar Capital Partners LLC hired Peter J. Carril as managing partner and portfolio manager.

Mr. Carril previously was global head of emerging markets debt trading at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, according to a news release from Nexstar. He also serves as a board member for the Emerging Markets Traders Association. Mr. Carril has written articles on the relative value characteristics of emerging markets corporate bonds.

“Peter Carril is an exceptional addition to the Nexstar team and his reputation and experience as one of the top emerging markets debt traders add considerably to the firm’s capabilities,” said Peter Getsinger, Nexstar’s chief investment officer, in a statement.

Nexstar focuses its emerging markets strategies primarily in Latin American markets.

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