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Cantor Fitzgerald expands European structured credit desk

Thu, 31/10/2013 - 14:13

Cantor Fitzgerald Europe is further expanding its European structured credit desk with the appointment of Sheil Aggarwal as managing director.  »

Marketing

Misys appoints Martin Haring as chief marketing officer

Thu, 31/10/2013 - 06:02

Misys has appointed Martin Häring as chief marketing officer. He joins the business from the cloud-based content and application delivery network provider Akamai, where he was vice president marketing and channels. »

Andrew Frongello

Frongello to lead BI-SAM client training

Wed, 30/10/2013 - 14:37

BI-SAM, a provider of performance measurement and attribution, risk analytics, composites management and client reporting solutions for the global asset management industry, has appointed Andrew Frongello as director of learning and development. »

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Liquid Holdings Group expands senior team

Tue, 29/10/2013 - 06:01

Liquid Holdings Group, a cloud-based technology and managed services provider to the global hedge fund and active trading markets, has expanded its senior team. »

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Signia Wealth appoints Michael Rosenthal as head of hedge fund investments

Mon, 28/10/2013 - 16:20

Signia Wealth has appointed Michael Rosenthal as head of hedge fund investment. »

Laurent Paulhac

Laurent Paulhac appointed chief executive of ICAP SEF

Thu, 24/10/2013 - 16:01

ICAP has appointed Laurent Paulhac as a managing director and chief executive of ICAP SEF (US), reporting to Michael Spencer, ICAP’s group chief executive officer. »

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OVS appoints Sharma, promotes Blanco

Wed, 23/10/2013 - 14:31

Equity-focused, event-driven investment manager OVS Capital Management has added Nitin Sharma to its investment team and promoted Manuel Blanco to partner. »

Suneel Bakhshi

Bakhshi appointed group CEO at LCH.Clearnet

Wed, 23/10/2013 - 06:04

LCH.Clearnet, the multi-national clearing house group, has appointed Suneel Bakhshi as its new group chief executive officer. »

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Tongone appointed president of Tradex Global Advisors

Tue, 22/10/2013 - 16:28

Jeffrey Trongone has joined alternative asset management company Tradex Global Advisors as president. »

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Former Credit Suisse director of alternative investments joins Lowenstein Sandler

Tue, 22/10/2013 - 10:33

Edward S Nadel is joining Lowenstein Sandler’s investment management group as senior counsel. »

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BlueBay Asset Management expands UK sales team

Mon, 21/10/2013 - 12:20

BlueBay Asset Management, a manager of fixed income and alternative investments, has appointed Lisa Stuart as director – sales UK & Ireland with immediate effect.  »

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INDOS Financial announces additions to management team

Mon, 21/10/2013 - 06:00

INDOS Financial, the independent Alternative Investment Fund Management Directive (AIFMD) depositary business, has made two senior advisory and management appointments. »

Michael Bodson, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation

Omgeo names DTCC’s Michael Bodson as chairman of the board

Wed, 16/10/2013 - 12:07

Michael Bodson (pictured), President and Chief Executive Officer of The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), is joining Omgeo’s Board of Managers as Chairman. »

Peter Northcote, Executive Director, KB Associates

KB Associates appoints Peter Northcott as exec director

Tue, 15/10/2013 - 16:00

KB Associates, a consulting firm to the asset management community, has appointed Peter Northcott as an Executive Director. »

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Investcorp appoints Lionel Erdely as Head of Hedge Funds, Chief Investment Officer

Mon, 14/10/2013 - 16:05

Investcorp’s New York-based Hedge Fund group has appointed industry veteran, Lionel Erdely, as the firm’s Head of Hedge Funds and Chief Investment Officer. »

Hiroki Moritanti, SuMi TRUST

SuMi TRUST strengthens UK sales team

Mon, 14/10/2013 - 16:00

SuMi TRUST has appointed Hiroki Moritani and Shin Sawada as directors of the international sales team based in London. »

New York

Sky Road opens NYC office

Thu, 10/10/2013 - 16:03

Sky Road, a managed services provider of customisable trading and risk solutions, has opened a New York City office to better service both domestic and international institutions. »

New York

Daniel Strachman joins Athena in New York

Thu, 10/10/2013 - 10:31

Athena International Management, an independent directorship services provider in the Cayman Islands, has expanded its team and its geographic reach to include New York. »

Michael Daniels

SS&C Technologies appoints ex-IBM senior executive Michael Daniels to board

Wed, 09/10/2013 - 13:17

SS&C Technologies, a provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, has appointed Michael Daniels to the company’s board of directors. »

Investments

EEA adds UK equity market long/short fund and management team

Tue, 08/10/2013 - 14:41

EEA Fund Management has brought on board Oriel Asset Management duo David Urch and Tim Hall and added their long/short directional UK equity market fund and its long-biased sister strategy to the firm’s product range. »

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HSBC Global Asset Management appoints senior portfolio manager

Mon, 07/10/2013 - 16:29

HSBC Global Asset Management (USA) has appointed Mary Bowers as a senior global high yield fund manager in its global fixed income team, based in New York. »

Craig Lax, ConvergEx Group executive managing director

ConvergEx Group makes two senior hires for global portfolio and ETF execution

Fri, 04/10/2013 - 16:02

ConvergEx Group, a provider of global brokerage and trading-related services, has appointed Oliver Bailly as a senior vice president and head of its ETF desk. »

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Northern Trust names Bruce Tang to alternatives group

Fri, 04/10/2013 - 06:39

Northern Trust has appointed Bruce Tang to the Northern Trust Alternatives Group hedge fund of funds team as a research analyst and vice president. »

New York

Custom House Global Fund Services expands in the US

Thu, 03/10/2013 - 13:20

Custom House Global Fund Services, a provider of financial services to the alternative investment sector, has opened a New York office and expanded its business development team. »

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HSBC Securities Services makes key appointments in London and New York

Thu, 03/10/2013 - 11:50

HSBC Securities Services (HSS) has made key appointments in sales for North America and Europe. »

John B Fisher, president and chief executive officer of the Federated Advisory Companies

Federated Investors expands UK operations

Thu, 03/10/2013 - 11:00

Federated Investors has expanded its capabilities in trade finance and emerging market debt with added personnel at its London office.  »

Howard Altman

Howard Altman elected treasurer of MFA

Thu, 03/10/2013 - 06:05

Howard Altman, co-chief executive and principal-in-charge of Rothstein Kass’ financial services group, has been elected treasurer of the Managed Funds Association (MFA). »

Joseph Dryer, managing director of RiverRock Securities

Joseph Dryer named MD of RiverRock Securities

Tue, 01/10/2013 - 14:37

RiverRock European Capital Partners has appointed Joseph Dryer as managing director of RiverRock Securities. »

Florence Fontan, head of asset manager client segment, BNP Paribas Securities Services

BNP Paribas appoints Florence Fontan as head of asset manager client segment

Tue, 01/10/2013 - 14:09

BNP Paribas Securities Services has appointed Florence Fontan as head of the asset manager client segment. »

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North of South expands fund management team

Tue, 01/10/2013 - 12:50

North of South Capital, the London-based global emerging markets fund manager, has appointed Davina Rich as senior analyst in its fund management team. »

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