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John Budnick, Qinect

Qineqt hires data architecture expert

Mon, 13/02/2017 - 14:25

Qineqt, a NYC based company that is building a foundational data architecture for investment managers, has added another Senior Data Architect to its Executive Team. »

Andrew Pal, Invast Global

Invast Global attracts two investment bank heavyweights

Mon, 13/02/2017 - 12:36

Invast Global has appointed industry veterans Andrew Pal (pictured) and Cassandra Lister as specialist consultants, further strengthening the firm’s Asian PB and Liquidity offering. »

Roger Hollingsworth

MFA’s head of government relations quits

Fri, 10/02/2017 - 08:50

Roger Hollingsworth, who has served as head of government relations at the Managed Funds Association (MFA) association since 2008, has resigned. »

Michael DePalma, PhaseCapital

PhaseCapital appoints CIO

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 10:36

PhaseCapital has appointed Michael Ning as chief investment officer (CIO). »

Girish Reddy, KKR

PAAMCO and KKR Prisma to create liquid alternatives investment firm

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 09:12

KKR and Pacific Alternative Asset Management Company (PAAMCO) are teaming up to create a new liquid alternatives investment firm by combining PAAMCO and KKR Prisma. »

Emily Haithwaite, Ogier

Ogier appoints Jersey funds partner

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 08:50

Jersey funds and regulatory specialist Emily Haithwaite has joined Ogier as a partner. »

Hedge fund Mercato’s Hepler to join Terex board of directors

Hedge fund Mercato’s Hepler to join Terex board of directors

Mon, 06/02/2017 - 08:54

Matthew Hepler, a partner at hedge fund Mercato Capital Management, has been appointed to the board of directors of Terex, with immediate effect. »

Imation Corp launches investment adviser subsidiary

Imation Corp launches investment adviser subsidiary

Fri, 03/02/2017 - 13:17

Imation Corp has launched an investment adviser subsidiary, GlassBridge Asset Management.  »

Michael C Forman, FS Investments

FS Investments appoints head of capital markets and IR

Fri, 03/02/2017 - 10:11

Alternative asset manager FS Investments has appointed Chris Condelles as head of capital markets and investor relations (IR). »

Lionel Andre

Former SEC and DoJ attorney joins Murphy & McGonigle

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 10:20

Former US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Department of Justice (DoJ) attorney Lionel André (pictured) is joining Murphy & McGonigle as partner in the firm’s Washington DC Office. »

Jon Stein, Kettera

Kettera Strategies appoints CFO

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:15

Kettera Strategies, owner and operator of Hydra, an independent custody-based managed account platform, has appointed James Knoeck as chief financial officer. »

Ann Shuman, DTCC

DTCC appoints general counsel

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:04

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has appointed Ann Shuman, DTCC managing director and deputy general counsel, as general counsel, effective 1 February 2017. »

Jonathan Rigby, Mourant Ozannes

Mourant Ozannes appoints six partners

Wed, 01/02/2017 - 08:25

Mourant Ozannes has appointed six partners across the business, bringing the offshore law firm's total number of partners to 59. »

Efficient Access names managing director

Efficient Access names managing director

Wed, 01/02/2017 - 08:20

Efficient Capital Management, a provider of managed futures solutions, has appointed Curt Bradshaw as managing director of Efficient Access.  »

Hendrik Bartel, TruValue Labs

TruValue Labs makes two senior appointments

Wed, 01/02/2017 - 08:14

TruValue Labs (TVL), a specialist in artificial intelligence-driven ESG (environmental, social, governance) risk and opportunity data, has made two senior appointments. »

Wolfgang Koester, FiREapps

FiREapps appoints MD of product management

Tue, 31/01/2017 - 13:27

FiREapps, a provider of currency sensitive analytics for multinational corporations, has promoted Malcolm Cummings to managing director, product management. »

Andrew Tually, Carey Olsen

Carey Olsen adds to Singapore office team

Tue, 31/01/2017 - 10:57

Andrew Tually, counsel at international offshore law firm Carey Olsen, has joined the firm's Singapore office as a result of increasing demand for its corporate and finance legal services and rapid growth in Asia. »

RJ O'Brien names MD of London affiliate

RJ O'Brien names MD of London affiliate

Mon, 30/01/2017 - 13:03

Chicago-based RJ O'Brien & Associates (RJO) has promoted Thomas Texier to the new role of managing director of its London-based affiliate, RJ O'Brien Limited (RJO Limited).  »

Revel Wood, FundRock

FundRock opens Dublin office to serve growing Irish funds base

Mon, 30/01/2017 - 09:29

Fund management company and alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) FundRock Management Company has opened an office in Dublin, which will be headed up by Ross Thomson. »

CFTC appoints director of division of market oversight

CFTC appoints director of division of market oversight

Mon, 30/01/2017 - 09:08

US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) acting chairman J Christopher Giancarlo has appointed Amir Zaidi to lead the division of market oversight (DMO). »

Timothy Massad, CFTC

CFTC general counsel Marcus to step down

Fri, 27/01/2017 - 09:27

US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) general counsel Jonathan L Marcus is to leave the agency.  »

Cowen expands options and event driven strategies sales and trading team

Cowen expands options and event driven strategies sales and trading team

Fri, 27/01/2017 - 08:40

Cowen Group has added Eric M Rose to the firm’s options and event driven strategies sales and trading team. »

Robert Dykes, TORA

TORA opens European regional office and makes senior appointment

Thu, 26/01/2017 - 14:50

Investment management platform provider TORA has appointed David Tattan as head of European business development, based in the company’s new regional headquarters in Jersey. »

Craig Veysey, Sanlam

Sanlam FOUR adds Strategic Bond Fund to range

Tue, 24/01/2017 - 13:23

Sanlam’s Strategic Bond Fund is moving to its boutique investment manager Sanlam FOUR. »

Michael P Wong, Dechert

Dechert adds to financial services practice in Hong Kong

Tue, 24/01/2017 - 08:54

Law firm Dechert has expanded its financial services practice in Hong Kong with the addition of Michael P Wong. »

Trading Technologies appoints CFO

Trading Technologies appoints CFO

Tue, 24/01/2017 - 08:44

Trading Technologies (TT) has appointed Michael Kraines as chief financial officer (CFO). »

Garry Jones, LME

LME chief executive retires

Mon, 23/01/2017 - 10:50

Garry Jones, the London Metal Exchanges’ (LME) chief executive and an executive director of the LME and LME Clear (LMEC), is retiring from all his positions within the HKEX Group, including at the LME and LMEC, with immediate effect. »

Andrea Lennon, Capita Asset Services

Capita Asset Services adds to Irish funds business

Mon, 23/01/2017 - 08:51

Capita Asset Services has appointed Andrea Lennon as head of business development of its Irish funds business. »

J Christopher Giancarlo, CFTC

CFTC names J Christopher Giancarlo as acting chairman

Mon, 23/01/2017 - 08:48

Commissioner J Christopher Giancarlo has been named as acting chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). »

Lionel Erdely, Investcorp

Investcorp adds to alternative risk premia team

Fri, 20/01/2017 - 08:52

Alternative investment manager Investcorp has appointed Nelson Ramos as co-portfolio manager of its alternative risk premia portfolios, deputy head of cross asset investments, and a member of the cross asset and investment committees. »

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