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BDO makes new financial services hire

Tue, 20/05/2014 - 06:09

Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO has appointed Chris Bellairs as partner within the financial services practice.  »

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North Street Global hires hedge fund industry veteran Kira Bazile as president

Mon, 19/05/2014 - 16:06

North Street Global, a diversified financial services firm headquartered in New York City with an office in Los Angeles, has appointed hedge fund industry veteran Kira Bazile as president.  »

Research

Sigma Analysis & Management appoints chief research officer

Fri, 16/05/2014 - 14:30

Sigma Analysis & Management has appointed Dr Ranjan Bhaduri as chief research officer to expand the firm’s strategic capabilities in the hedge fund space.  »

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Reed Smith expands European funds practice

Fri, 16/05/2014 - 12:31

Law firm Reed Smith has appointed partner Winston Penhall and associate Matt Evans to its funds group in London. »

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JTC Group appoints group head of fund services

Thu, 15/05/2014 - 14:30

Angus Taylor has joined JTC Group as group head of fund services. »

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Mike Miller to join AlphaHedge Capital Partners

Wed, 14/05/2014 - 13:33

AlphaHedge Capital Partners, a liquid alternatives platform, has appointed J Michael Miller as senior vice president, investor relations to head up sales, marketing and relationship management.  »

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Investcorp hedge funds group hires business development specialist

Wed, 14/05/2014 - 12:11

Investcorp, a provider and manager of alternative investment products, has appointed David Walsh to the firm’s hedge funds business.  »

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Omni Partners appoints chief executive of CBFL

Tue, 13/05/2014 - 13:03

Alternative investment specialist Omni Partners has appointed John Jenkins as chief executive of CBFL, the captive origination platform for the firm’s lending business and the Omni Secured Lending Fund. »

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Cello Capital Management adds senior portfolio manager for agency MBS

Mon, 12/05/2014 - 10:01

Cello Capital Management, a mortgage-backed securities (MBS) investment manager, has appointed Nicholas Letica as a managing director and senior portfolio manager. »

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Ken Goodreau joins FlowPoint Capital Partners as CIO

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:04

Ken Goodreau has joined FlowPoint Capital Partners as chief investment officer and portfolio manager. »

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John Riley quits as CFTC legislative affairs director

Thu, 08/05/2014 - 10:05

John Riley, the legislative affairs director at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, is leaving the agency this month after a 30-year career in Federal service. »

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Pierre-Henri Flamand named senior portfolio manager at GLG

Thu, 08/05/2014 - 06:23

Alternative investment manager Man Group has appointed Pierre-Henri Flamand as senior portfolio manager at GLG. »

Robert Caporale

Milestone Group names former JP Morgan exec Robert Caporale as head of North America

Thu, 08/05/2014 - 06:01

Milestone Group, a provider of fund processing solutions to the funds industry, has appointed Robert Caporale as managing director and head of North America. »

London

bfinance makes management changes in London

Wed, 07/05/2014 - 16:00

bfinance has made a number of senior management changes within its London office and promoted key executives. »

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TABB Group promotes Matt Simon to principal, head of futures research

Wed, 07/05/2014 - 13:12

TABB Group has promoted Matt Simon to principal, head of futures research for the capital markets research and consulting firm’s expanding Research Alliance Derivatives practice. »

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Options names former NYSE Euronext exec as managing director for Europe

Wed, 07/05/2014 - 06:30

Private financial cloud provider Options has appointed former NYSE Euronext executive Richard Hughes as senior vice president, managing director for Europe. »

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Fortress to add new global equity strategy

Tue, 06/05/2014 - 14:07

The global investment team of Centaurus Capital, led by chief investment officer Randy Freeman, is to join the Fortress Investment Group’s liquid markets business. »

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Advise Technologies hires Tom Cahill as General Manager Europe

Fri, 02/05/2014 - 12:37

Advise Technologies, a software solutions provider for investment managers, has hired Tom Cahill as the company’s new General Manager for Europe. »

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SYZ Asset Management hires Derek Borthwick as business development director

Wed, 30/04/2014 - 06:09

SYZ Asset Management, the institutional asset management arm of Swiss banking Group SYZ & CO, has appointed Derek Borthwick as business development director for Scotland, the North of England and Northern Ireland. »

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Millennium Global hires new MD for Asia

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 16:05

Global currency overlay and currency alpha manager Millennium Global has appointed Hai Xin as managing director responsible for business development in Asia (ex-Japan) and Australasia. »

Hugh Willis

Algomi appoints BlueBay executive chairman Hugh Willis as strategic advisor

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 10:34

Algomi, a provider of information-matching solutions for the optimisation of fixed income liquidity, has named Hugh Willis as a strategic advisor. »

Anthony Belchambers

NASDAQ OMX NLX expands board of directors

Tue, 29/04/2014 - 06:00

NASDAQ OMX NLX, the London derivatives market for trading a range of both short-term interest rate (STIRs) and long-term interest rate (LTIRs) euro- and sterling-denominated listed derivative products, has appointed Anthony Belchambers, Rod Banus and Andrew Chart as non-executive directors. 

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Liquidnet expands market surveillance team in Europe

Fri, 25/04/2014 - 14:00

Liquidnet, the global institutional trading network, has appointed Christopher Wall as head of market surveillance in Europe and David Stockwell as market surveillance specialist.  »

Alasdair Haynes

Neonet Securities names Alasdair Haynes as chairman

Thu, 24/04/2014 - 16:02

Neonet Securities, the independent agency broker, has appointed Alasdair Haynes as its new non-executive chairman. »

Cayman Islands

Kinetic Partners develops Cayman Islands zombie funds team

Thu, 24/04/2014 - 14:35

Kinetic Partners, the global financial services advisory firm, has promoted Jess Shakespeare to member in the Cayman Islands.  »

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Bob Garrett joins Liquidnet as head of technology

Wed, 23/04/2014 - 06:00

Liquidnet, the global institutional trading network, has appointed Bob Garrett as head of technology and a member of the leadership team. »

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Eze Castle Integration promotes Dean Hill to exec director

Thu, 17/04/2014 - 06:01

Eze Castle Integration has promoted Dean Hill to the position of executive director with responsibility for overseeing the company’s UK operations and international sales efforts. »

Hong Kong

Kinetic Partners promotes two in Hong Kong team

Wed, 16/04/2014 - 16:13

Kinetic Partners, the global financial services advisory firm, has made two promotions in its team in Hong Kong. »

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Andrew Wilmont joins Neuberger Berman to lead high yield investments in Europe

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 16:09

Neuberger Berman Group has expanded its global high yield team with the appointment of Andrew Wilmont as lead European high yield portfolio manager, based in London. »

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Hedge fund duo Robert Leonard and Michael Mavrides join Proskauer in New York

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 10:00

Robert Leonard and Michael Mavrides have joined the law firm Proskauer’s hedge fund group as partners in the firm’s New York office. »

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