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John P Fraunces, Jr named co-portfolio manager of Turner Global Medical Sciences Fund

Fri, 27/03/2015 - 19:00

John P Fraunces, Jr has been named Co-Portfolio Manager of Turner Investments Global Medical Sciences strategies, bolstering the firm’s healthcare sector investment team.  »

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David Burnett appointed as Head of Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services EMEA

Fri, 27/03/2015 - 06:00

Northern Trust’s hedge fund administration business, Northern Trust NTRS, has appointed David Burnett (pictured) as head of Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). »

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bfinance grows client coverage team

Thu, 26/03/2015 - 21:00

bfinance has appointed two new advisory professionals. Alexandra Martinez joins as a Director and William Nicholson as an Associate, both in the UK and Ireland Client Coverage team. »

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MCAM Group appoints James Han as MD for Asia

Thu, 26/03/2015 - 20:00

Geneva-based alternative assets placement agent MCAM Group has appointed James Han as Managing Director for Asia, based in the firm’s new Hong Kong office. »

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O'Shaughnessy Asset Management expands Portfolio Management Team

Thu, 26/03/2015 - 13:00

O’Shaughnessy Asset Management (OSAM), a quantitative money management firm with approximately USD7 billion in assets under management, has expanded its portfolio management team. »

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Alternative Fund Consulting adds CFO services

Wed, 25/03/2015 - 10:30

Alternative Fund Consulting, an executive level advisory firm specialising in hedge fund product and organisational best practices has appointed industry veteran Steven J Fellin (pictured), CFA as Partner focused on clients' financial, accounting, and overall business management success.  »

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Boris Tiomkin joins ConceptONE as Executive Chairman

Tue, 24/03/2015 - 18:30

ConceptONE has appointed Boris Tiomkin as Executive Chairman. Tiomkin will be primarily responsible for leading ConceptONE’s strategic planning and business development efforts. »

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Arlington appoints new CFO

Tue, 24/03/2015 - 15:30

Arlington Asset Investment Corp has appointed Richard E Konzmann as the Company's Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Treasurer, with immediate effect.  »

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Elementum Advisors expands marketing and investor relations team

Tue, 24/03/2015 - 09:00

Elementum Advisors, an SEC-registered investment advisor focused on managing investment portfolios exposed to natural catastrophe event risk, has added Adam Maloney to its team as Director of Marketing and Investor Relations.  »

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Sprott adds US-based precious metals specialist

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 11:30

Sprott has appointed Trey Reik, a 33-year veteran of the investment management business, as Senior Portfolio Manager and Precious Metal Strategist.  »

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Rothschild Asset Management appoints CEO

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 10:30

Rothschild Asset Management  has appointed Michael Woods as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with immediate effect.  »

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DMS Offshore Investment Services expands international tax compliance group

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 21:00

DMS Offshore Investment Services is expanding its International Tax Compliance Group with the addition of Roman Ipfling (pictured), former US Tax Manager at KPMG in the Cayman Islands. »

London offices

Navik Patel appointed Head of Directional Strategies at Amundi Alternative Investments

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 20:00

Amundi has appointed Navik Patel as Head of Directional Strategies, Senior Analyst at Amundi Alternative Investments, based in the firm’s London office. »

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Jay Gould and Michael Wu join Winston & Strawn’s San Francisco office

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 19:00

Jay Gould and Michael Wu have joined Winston & Strawn’s San Francisco office as partners. Gould will co-chair Winston’s Financial Services and Investment Management practice.  »

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Mitsubishi UFJ Fund Services appoints Ken McCarney as CEO

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 17:30

Mitsubishi UFJ Fund Services (Mitsubishi UFJ), has appointed Ken McCarney as Chief Executive Officer. »

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ERG Asset Management appoints Guy Locke as Senior Advisor

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 16:45

ERG Asset Management has appointed Guy Locke as Senior Advisor to the firm.   »

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Societe Generale to serve as counterparty to new Progressive Capital Partners UCITS fund

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 14:30

Societe Generalehas been appointed as clearing broker and certificate issuer to a range of funds managed by Progressive Capital Partners, a Swiss based alternative investment management group.  »

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Ares Management appoints Michael McFerran as new CFO

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 14:00

Ares Management has appointed Michael R McFerran as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective 23 March, 2015.  McFerran will assume firm-wide responsibilities. »

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GMEX Group appoints Sandy Broderick as Non-Executive Chairman of GMEX Exchange

Wed, 18/03/2015 - 17:30

Sandy Broderick has been appointed as Non-Executive Director (NED) to the Boards of GMEX Technologies Limited (GMEX TECH); Global Markets Exchange Group Limited (GMEX) which operates GMEX Exchange; and Global Derivatives Indices Limited (GDI).  »

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Montreux appoints advisor to Commodity Trading Fund

Fri, 13/03/2015 - 20:00

Montreux Capital Management has boosted the team behind its Commodity Trading Fund with the addition of experienced geologist and small cap mining entrepreneur Dr Steven Newbery. »

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Sachin Kachhla joins Indus Valley Partners as MD

Fri, 13/03/2015 - 06:00

Indus Valley Partners (IVP), a provider of alternative asset management solutions, has appointed Sachin Kachhla as its Managing Director for Sales and Client Relations.  »

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Liquidnet hires European head of execution and quantitative services

Thu, 12/03/2015 - 19:15

Industry veteran Chris Jackson has joined Liquidnet as European Head of the firm’s Execution and Quantitative Services (EQS) Group.  »

NYC

Paul Chambers joins Global Hunter Securities’ equity sales team

Thu, 12/03/2015 - 15:30

Global Hunter Securities, a division of Seaport Global Securities has appointed Paul Chambers as Institutional Salesman in the firm’s New York office.  »

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Parker Johnson joins Ramius as MD Sales and Marketing

Thu, 12/03/2015 - 14:30

Parker Johnson is to join Ramius as Managing Director, Sales and Marketing.  »

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BATS Global Markets names Kapil Rathi as VP Options Business Strategy

Wed, 11/03/2015 - 17:00

BATS Global Markets (BATS) has hired Kapil Rathi as Vice President, Options Business Strategy. »

Madrid

Muzinich & Co strengthens European sales team

Mon, 09/03/2015 - 21:00

Muzinich & Co, an institutional asset management firm specialising in corporate credit, has appointed Rafael Ximenez de Embun and Jesus Belascoain as it continues to strengthen its team in Madrid.  »

Asia Pacific

CME Group appoints Christopher Fix as Head of Asia Pacific

Mon, 09/03/2015 - 20:00

CME Group has named Christopher Fix as Managing Director and Head of Asia Pacific.   »

London

Muzinich & Co bolsters European credit analyst team

Wed, 04/03/2015 - 21:30

Muzinich & Co has appointed Jamie Cane as credit analyst. Cane joins the firm’s investment team in London and will focus on identifying credit opportunities within the growing European high yield market. »

CBOE

CBOE names five new officers

Wed, 04/03/2015 - 16:30

The Chicago Board Options Exchange has added five new officers to its management team: Stephanie Klein, Chief Marketing Officer; Jennifer Lamie, Chief Regulatory Advisor; Stephanie Marrin Lara, Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer; Jordan Naylor, Vice President, Systems Development; and Steve Sinclair, Vice President, Systems Development. »

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First Derivatives adds Gambale to board go directors

Wed, 04/03/2015 - 11:30

First Derivatives (FD), a provider of software and consulting services, has appointed Virginia Gambale to the Board of the Company as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. »

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