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Volante Technologies expands operations in EMEA, US and Mexico

Wed, 24/07/2013 - 06:04

Volante Technologies, a provider of solutions aimed at simplifying the complexity of financial data integration, has expanded its operations in EMEA, US and Mexico with the addition of new key hires.   »

Board of directors

EDHEC-Risk Institute adds eight new members to international advisory board

Tue, 23/07/2013 - 13:22

Eight new members have joined EDHEC-Risk Institute’s international advisory board, which brings together scholars, representatives of regulatory bodies as well as senior executives from business partners and other leading institutions. »

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Guy Eden joins Traiana as head of product management

Mon, 22/07/2013 - 12:01

Traiana, a provider of pre-trade risk and post-trade processing solutions, has appointed Guy Eden as head of product management. »

Lesley Daniels Webster

MarketAxess appoints Lesley Daniels Webster to board of directors

Fri, 19/07/2013 - 16:02

Electronic trading platform MarketAxess has appointed Lesley Daniels Webster to its board of directors. »

New York

Kinetic Partners enhances due diligence services with senior hire in New York

Fri, 19/07/2013 - 12:00

Brad Ackerman has joined Kinetic Partners’ New York office as a director within the consulting team. »

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SC Distributors appoints regional VP for South Central territory

Thu, 18/07/2013 - 14:17

SC Distributors, an alternative investment distribution organisation, has appointed Shelle Graves as regional vice president for the South Central region, which includes Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana. »

Marketing

Craig Pollak returns to Ivory Investment Management as head of institutional marketing

Thu, 18/07/2013 - 12:00

Los Angeles-based investment management firm Ivory Investment Management has appointed Craig Pollak as head of institutional marketing. »

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Horizon Cash Management hires Matthew Boice as VP, credit analyst

Thu, 18/07/2013 - 10:06

Horizon Cash Management, an investment advisor specialising in active cash management solutions for the alternative investment industry, has hired Matthew Boice as vice president and credit analyst. »

James Clunie, manager of Jupiter Absolute Return Fund

James Clunie appointed manager of Jupiter Absolute Return Fund

Wed, 17/07/2013 - 06:09

James Clunie will be appointed manager of the Jupiter Absolute Return Fund with effect from 1 September 2013. »

Research

Cognios Capital appoints head of quantitative research

Tue, 16/07/2013 - 14:38

Cognios Capital, a private independent investment management firm, has appointed Francisco J Bido as head of quantitative research and portfolio manager.  »

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Guggenheim Partners appoints Tyler Page as head of fund solutions for Europe

Tue, 16/07/2013 - 14:20

Tyler Page, global head of business development for Guggenheim Fund Solutions, has become Guggenheim Partners’ head of hedge fund solutions for Europe based in London. »

Job page

Highland Capital adds six additional regional sales directors

Tue, 16/07/2013 - 14:07

Highland Capital Management, a provider of registered alternative investments, has hired six regional sales directors in the Pacific Northwest, Florida, North Texas, Long Island, the Midwest and Southeast, and expanded its sales team at its home office in Dallas.  »

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Collins Capital expands team with new director

Tue, 16/07/2013 - 12:31

Alternative investment firm Collins Capital has appointed Casey Wamsley as director. »

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Atrato Advisors hires Abigail Corcoran to lead business development effort

Tue, 16/07/2013 - 10:45

Hedge fund advisory boutique Atrato Advisors has appointed Abigail Corcoran as managing director, head of business development.  »

Dan Mullineaux, Liquidity Finance

Liquidity Finance opens US office

Mon, 15/07/2013 - 16:10

UK-based Liquidity Finance is expanding its activities across the Atlantic with a new office opening in Stamford, Connecticut in the US. »

Risk

Markus Stricker to head risk management team at Twelve Capital

Mon, 15/07/2013 - 06:03

Dr Markus Stricker has joined Twelve Capital, the specialist insurance investment manager, as a partner responsible for risk management. »

Gary Ashford, Kinetic Partners

Kinetic Partners strengthens global tax offering with appointment of Gary Ashford

Fri, 12/07/2013 - 10:18

Kinetic Partners, an adviser to the financial services industry, has appointed Gary Ashford as a member within the firm’s global tax team. »

Eric Poirier, chief executive officer, Addepar

Addepar appoints CEO and COO

Fri, 12/07/2013 - 06:11

Addepar, a provider of smart technology platforms for wealth and investment management, has appointed Eric Poirier as chief executive officer and Karen White as president and chief operating officer. »

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Stonehaven adds two to senior team

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 14:20

Stonehaven, a placement agent focused on hedge funds, private equity, real estate, venture capital, private placements and long-only strategies, has added two key personnel to its senior team. »

David Riley, partner and head of credit strategy, BlueBay

BlueBay appoints head of credit strategy

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 14:14

BlueBay Asset Management, a manager of fixed income and alternative investments, has appointed David Riley as partner and head of credit strategy, reporting to BlueBay’s chief investment officer Mark Poole. »

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PineBridge expands global sales team with two senior appointments

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 06:14

PineBridge Investments has appointed two senior sales executives – Tucker Glavin as managing director, US sales and Paul Osborne as managing director, UK & European sales. »

Stephen Tobias, president and chief executive of Israel A Englander

IA Englander's MA&PS expands sales and business development team

Wed, 10/07/2013 - 16:01

Israel A Englander's Managed Accounts & Prime Services (MA&PS) has expanded its sales and business development team. »

Gordon Shaw, chief operating officer, Apex Group

Gordon Shaw appointed chief operating officer of the Apex Group

Wed, 10/07/2013 - 12:12

Independent fund administration company Apex Fund Services has appointed Gordon Shaw as chief operating officer of the Apex Group. »

Joel Gantcher, partner, Alternative Investment Group

Alternative Investment Group names two new partners

Tue, 09/07/2013 - 10:02

Alternative Investment Group, an alternative investment management firm that invests in fundamentally-oriented hedge funds, has named managing directors Joel Gantcher and Samuel Sussman as partners at the firm, effective immediately. »

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KB Associates appoints Maurice Murphy as senior consultant – risk management services

Fri, 05/07/2013 - 16:01

KB Associates, a consulting firm to the asset management community, has appointed Maurice Murphy as senior consultant – risk management services. »

Carlos Tavares, vice chair, ESMA

Carlos Tavares re-elected vice chair of ESMA

Fri, 05/07/2013 - 10:06

The board of supervisors of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has re-elected Carlos Tavares as its vice chair. »

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Mirabaud hires Swiss equities specialist Simon Götschmann

Thu, 04/07/2013 - 16:25

Mirabaud Asset Management has recruited Simon Götschmann in Zurich to complete its Swiss equity team. »

Joe Truelove, director of Carey Group’s fund administration business

Carey Group hires Kleinwort Benson’s head of business development

Thu, 04/07/2013 - 10:06

Joe Truelove has been appointed as a director of Carey Group’s fund administration business. »

Marie-Claire Fudge, Mourant Ozannes

Fudge joins Mourant Ozannes in BVI

Mon, 01/07/2013 - 12:01

Marie-Claire Fudge has joined Mourant Ozannes as counsel and head of funds in the British Virgin Islands. »

Kevin Feldman, managing director – investment worldwide, World Gold Council

WGC appoints Kevin Feldman as managing director – investment worldwide

Thu, 27/06/2013 - 16:01

The World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry, has appointed Kevin Feldman as managing director – investment worldwide. »

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