Vishal Arora

Director and Global Head, Fixed Income Product Development
S&P Dow Jones Indices
Biography

Vishal Arora is Director and Global Head of Fixed Income Product Development at S&P Dow Jones Indices. He and his team are responsible for developing new fixed income products. Before assuming this role, Vishal was Director, Index Research and Design, where he was responsible for the conceptualization, research, and design of S&P DJI’s fixed income indices. Vishal previously served as Head of Global Custom Index Production, and managed teams in New York, London, and Beijing that focused on the development and calculation of custom indices.

Vishal is a CFA Charterholder, and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) and the CFA Institute. Vishal holds a bachelor’s degree in computer applications from Punjab Technical University, India.

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Leveraged Loans: Not so obscure anymore

Leveraged loans or Senior Loans once an obscure area in Fixed Income space has seen real growth in assets inflow in last couple of years. Lipper reported a 95 week of net inflows in loan funds that ended in April of this year. What are senior loans and what makes them so attractive in this Read more […]