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James Golden, co-head of government-bond trading at Jefferies, left the investment bank, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.

Bloomberg News reports that Golden, 54, joined the firm in 2010 after working for Royal Bank of Scotland, Merrill Lynch and Lehman Brothers, according to industry employment records. 

Jefferies, owned by Leucadia National Corp, is one of the 22 primary dealers that trade U.S. government debt with the Federal Reserve. 

In the meantime, Bloomberg also reports that Pacific Investment Management Co. named Marc Seidner as lead manager of the Pimco Unconstrained Bond Fund (PUBAX) as Saumil Parikh leaves the firm, the first high-profile departure since the surprise exit of co-founder Bill Gross.

Seidner will run the fund with Mohsen Fahmi and group Chief Investment Officer Daniel Ivascyn, Newport Beach, California-based Pimco said in a regulatory filing. 

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