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Jefferies Said to Hire Oppenheimer Team for Wealth Management

  • Fisher and five others to run emerging-market bond business
  • Fisher's team is based in Atlanta and started work this week

Jefferies Group, the investment bank owned by Leucadia National Corp., hired a team from Oppenheimer & Co. led by Greg Fisher to run a custody and emerging-market bond business for its wealth-management unit, a person with knowledge of the matter said.

The six-member team is based in Atlanta and includes financial advisers Carlos Alvarez, Matthew Kennedy and Greg Johnson, said the person, who asked not to be identified discussing personnel issues. They started this week and report to Michael Armstrong, global head of wealth management, the person said.