Esler, Citi Part Ways

Peter Esler, global head of market data at Citi, left the bank last week after less than 18 months in the role, Inside Market Data has learned.

Esler, whose whereabouts were unknown as IMD went to press, did not respond to inquiries seeking comment about his departure and future plans last week. The circumstances surrounding his departure are unclear, though multiple industry sources confirm that Esler's departure from the bank, which he joined in November 2005 (IMD, Oct. 10, 2005), was sudde