4Cast hires MMS analysts

Simon Smith, formerly managing analyst, European fixed-income research at MMS, joins 4Cast as head of European sovereign fixed-income research. Before his departure, he had been named as head of fixed income for the analysis group Informa is in the process of creating from merging subsidiary MCM and MMS.

Jose Garcia-Zarate, previously fixed-income strategist at MMS, will work at 4Cast as an analyst in European sovereign fixed-income research.

Ray Attrill, director of research at 4Cast in Lond