Global Conference 2010

Speaker's Biography

Bruce Tuckman

Director of Financial Markets Research, Center for Financial Stability


Bruce Tuckman is Director of Financial Markets Research at the Center for Financial Stability, where he has written about making derivatives and repo markets more robust. This policy role follows 15 years in the financial industry, most recently as managing director and global head of quantitative research for Prime Services at Lehman Brothers and then Barclays Capital, where he was responsible for business and risk metrics, margin methodology and desk quants. Before his industry career, he was on the finance faculty of N.Y.U.'s Stern School of Business, teaching finance and fixed income to M.B.A.s and executive M.B.A.s. Tuckman has authored numerous scholarly articles on fixed income markets and as well as the textbook Fixed Income Securities: Tools for Today′s Markets, now in its second edition. Tuckman received a Ph.D. in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an A.B. from Harvard College.


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