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Asia Pacific

Neuberger Berman makes key client-facing appointments in Asia

Wed, 21/05/2014 - 16:10

Neuberger Berman Asia has appointed six marketing and sales executives in Asia, as the firm grows to meet client demand in the region. »

Dr Ed Altman

Tradex Global Advisors adds Ed Altman to short-biased high yield team

Wed, 21/05/2014 - 14:00

Dr Ed Altman has joined the high yield team at alternative asset management company Tradex in an alliance to help execute the firm's Short-Biased High Yield strategy.  »

Marketing

FNEX appoints Carissa Newton as chief marketing officer

Wed, 21/05/2014 - 11:31

FNEX, the financial marketplace for alternative investments, has appointed Carissa Newton as the company’s chief marketing officer. »

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Paul Rowady promoted to principal at TABB Group

Tue, 20/05/2014 - 11:56

TABB Group has promoted Paul Rowady to principal, head of research for the capital markets research and consulting firm’s new Research Alliance Data & Analytics (DnA) IT practice. »

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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.  »

European flags

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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Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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