About the analysts
Rajiv Setia is the Head of Rates Research, based in New York. In this role, he is responsible for coordinating Barclays’ Interest Rate Research views globally across cash and derivative products. He works closely with other Economics, Fixed Income and Equity Research teams to develop effective cross-asset views and has been consistently ranked as a top analyst in the annual Institutional Investor poll and other investor surveys.
Prior to joining Barclays in 2007, Mr. Setia worked as a mortgage, rates and trading desk strategist at Merrill Lynch for 10 years. Previously, he worked in investment banking, focusing on thrifts and insurance companies and developing portfolio and balance sheet restructuring strategies at Goldman Sachs.
Anshul Pradhan is a Managing Director in Fixed Income Strategy Research at Barclays. Based in New York, Mr. Pradhan is responsible for the firm’s US Treasuries research. Prior to joining Barclays in 2008, Mr. Pradhan was part of the Fixed Income Research Group at Lehman Brothers, where he focused on inflation-linked government securities. Mr. Pradhan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management.