Moves & Appointments

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Intercontinental Exchange completes Liffe transition to ICE

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 17:00

Intercontinental Exchange has successfully completed the Liffe futures and options transition to ICE Futures Europe.  »

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BlueBay Asset Management hires new Chief Technology Officer

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 15:45

BlueBay Asset Management, a specialist manager of fixed income and alternative investments, has appointed Andrew Archer as Partner, Chief Technology Officer. »

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Howard Kennedy strengthens Financial Regulation and Investment Funds team

Fri, 21/11/2014 - 14:15

Law firm Howard Kennedy has strengthened its Financial Regulation and Investment Funds team with the appointment of financial regulation specialist Daniel Hirschfield.  »

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Amundi gives a more global scope to its alternative investments business development

Fri, 21/11/2014 - 13:45

Amundi is giving a more global scope to its Alternative Investment specialised subsidiary with the appointment in its London office of Michael Hart as Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Global Head of Business Development. »

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CSIM appoints Director of Research for liquid strategies business

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 16:15

Common Sense Investment Management (CSIM), an independent, privately-held investment manager, has appointed Dr Matthew Schneider, as Director of Research in the firm’s new Liquid Strategies team. »

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Matt Jose appointed Global Head of Client Services at iMATCHATIVE

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 11:30

Matt Jose has been appointed as the Global Head of Client Services of Sam Hocking's San Francisco based start up, Imatchative Inc. »

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Calastone appoints Cristóbal Conde as chairman

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 06:00

Global funds transaction network Calastone has appointed Cris Conde as the firm’s new Chairman of the Board. »

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SYZ Asset Management opens Edinburgh office

Mon, 17/11/2014 - 18:44

SYZ Asset Management, the institutional asset management arm of the Swiss banking Group SYZ & CO, has strengthened its presence in the UK with the opening of an office in Edinburgh. »

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Imatchative appoints John Bohan as Head of Corporate Development

Fri, 14/11/2014 - 12:46

Imatchative, the company behind the AltX data analytics platform and marketplace for capital introduction in the global alternative asset class space, has appointed John Bohan to the role of Head of Corporate Development »

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Skënderbeg makes two new hires

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 14:33

Skënderbeg Alternative Investments, the investment adviser for fund of hedge funds the Skënderbeg Fund, has made two new hires. »

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Veteran fund manager Whitney George to join Sprott

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 16:01

Whitney George is to join Sprott as senior portfolio manager. »

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Jim Gregory joins Lowenstein Sandler from Proskauer Rose

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 14:06

Lowenstein Sandler is expanding its executive compensation team for its private equity, hedge fund, venture capital and other clients with the addition of James E Gregory as a partner in the firm. »

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Neuberger Berman appoints former McKinsey partner Celine Dufetel as head of client service

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 12:08

Neuberger Berman Group has appointed investment management expert Celine Dufetel as its new head of client service, effective immediately. »

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GAM expands Alternative Investments Solutions team with quantitative hires

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 14:00

GAM has appointed three senior quantitative professionals to the GAM Alternative Investments Solutions (AIS) team, enhancing the group’s capability in liquid quantitative solutions. »

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BlueBay expands presence in Switzerland with Zurich office

Thu, 06/11/2014 - 14:05

BlueBay Asset Management, a specialist manager of fixed income and alternative investments, has opened an office in Zurich, Switzerland. »

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BI-SAM appoints William Haney as CEO

Wed, 05/11/2014 - 11:41

William Haney is transitioning to the role of chief executive officer at BI-SAM on 1 January from his current role as chief operating officer and head of the firm’s enterprise business. »

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Highland Capital Management appoints MD of national accounts for independent broker-dealer channel

Tue, 04/11/2014 - 10:28

Highland Capital Management has appointed Carla Martin as managing director of national accounts for the independent broker dealer channel for Highland Capital Funds Distributor. »

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Maples and Calder strengthens Singapore presence

Mon, 03/11/2014 - 14:10

International law firm Maples and Calder has appointed Michael Gagie to the role of managing partner of the firm's Singapore office and has promoted associate Jess Stock to of counsel. »

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Kleinberg Kaplan expands hedge fund practice

Mon, 03/11/2014 - 06:01

Hedge fund law firm Kleinberg, Kaplan, Wolff & Cohen has appointed Jared R Gianatasio as senior counsel where he will focus his practice on investment funds and derivatives. »

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Michael Wahnich and Guy Jackson join NewSmith

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 14:00

NewSmith Asset Management has appointed Michael Wahnich as head of risk. »

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Alter Domus opens office in Düsseldorf, Germany

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 10:02

Alter Domus, a provider of fund and corporate services to international private equity and infrastructure houses, real estate firms, multinationals, private clients and private debt managers, has opened an office in Düsseldorf, Germany. »

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CedarKnight Partners appoints head of operations

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 06:30

CedarKnight Partners has appointed Ranjit Atwal to head its investment management operations across the firm's international business. »

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Arrowpoint Partners appoints Minyoung Sohn as portfolio manager

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 06:01

Denver-based hedge fund firm Arrowpoint Partners has appointed Minyoung Sohn as portfolio manager of the Meridian Equity Income Fund. »

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Prologue Capital adds to investor relations team

Thu, 30/10/2014 - 11:21

Prologue Capital Management, an alternative investment adviser that manages a discretionary fixed income strategy, has added Robert Stever to its investor relations team. »

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Equinox Funds makes portfolio manager promotions

Thu, 30/10/2014 - 10:05

Alternative investments provider Equinox Financial Group has made two promotions in its portfolio management team. »

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Arthur Levitt advises bitcoin companies BitPay and Vaurum

Thu, 30/10/2014 - 06:00

Arthur Levitt, former chairman of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), is to serve as advisor to bitcoin companies BitPay and Vaurum. »

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OpenGamma names Mark Beeston as chairman

Tue, 28/10/2014 - 09:20

OpenGamma, a provider of OTC market structure risk management and analytics solutions, has appointed Mark Beeston as chairman of the board of directors. »

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Maples Fund Services establishes Boston footprint

Mon, 27/10/2014 - 06:30

By Jason Brandt (pictured) - Visionary service providers are always attuned to jurisdictions which provide a healthy and active client base within an environment that supports their operations. Establishing a presence at just the right time is as crucial as having a unique product offering, with newcomers competing to set themselves apart from the entrenched, native firms. »

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Orangefield appoints Anna Coutts Donald as director in UK office

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 16:06

Orangefield, a provider of corporate and fund services, has appointed Anna Coutts Donald as director at its UK office.  »

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Evanston Capital Management hires head of strategic business development

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 14:10

Alternative investment management firm Evanston Capital Management has appointed Lance Donenberg as principal and head of strategic business development, effective 1 October. »

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