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Diamond Hill adds Tom Skowron to investment team

Thu, 02/04/2015 - 13:00

Diamond Hill Investment Group has appointed Tom Skowron as a portfolio specialist.  »

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bfinance grows Investment Team

Wed, 01/04/2015 - 21:00

bfinance has made two new appointments to its investment teams – Witold Witkiewicz joins as a Director in Private Markets and John Amoasi joins as a Senior Associate in Fixed Income. »

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MarketAxess expands liquidity in European credit with addition of four dealers

Wed, 01/04/2015 - 18:30

MarketAxess Holdings has enhanced its European credit trading platform with the addition of a further four market-making broker-dealers.  »

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Duff & Phelps promotes eight managing directors

Tue, 31/03/2015 - 17:00

Global valuation and corporate finance advisor Duff & Phelps has promoted eight new managing directors. »

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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.  »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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Awards

Voting for the 5th edition of the Hedgeweek USA Awards, which recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers around the world, is due to close at midnight on Friday 26 June. ... »

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