Manager Moves and Appointments

Citadel strengthens fixed-income proprietary trading and securitised product activities

Citadel strengthens fixed-income proprietary trading and securitised product activities

Chicago-based alternative asset manager Citadel Investment Group has announced three senior hires that the firm says will expand its capabilities in the fixed-income business in Europe. »


Hermes builds fund of hedge funds capabilities

Hermes builds fund of hedge funds capabilities

Hermes, manager of the UK's BT Pension Scheme, has appointed Matteo Dante Perruccio as chief executive of its new boutique fund of hedge funds business, which the investment manager will c »


Hedgeweek Comment: Big time to small time

Hedgeweek Comment: Big time to small time

Alas! The day has come when bosses once at the helm of the world's largest financial institutions are now taking up lower-profile posts in lesser-known businesses. »


Aima unveils new global council membership

Aima unveils new global council membership

The Alternative Investment Management Association, the London-based hedge fund industry association, has unveiled its new council membership following the organisation's annual general mee »


Quant specialist Cani Financial Advisors appoints director of sales and marketing

Quant specialist Cani Financial Advisors appoints director of sales and marketing

Cani Financial Advisors, a Florida-based provider of quantitative trading technology and alternative asset management, has appointed Daniel Lyle as director of sales and marketing, based i »


Mesirow Financial expands London alternative investment team

Mesirow Financial expands London alternative investment team

Mesirow Financial International UK has hired two investment professionals to expand its London-based international research and investment capabilities, dedicated to the Chicago-based grou »


Citadel expands distribution in Europe, Middle East and North Africa through Merrill hires

Citadel expands distribution in Europe, Middle East and North Africa through Merrill hires

Alternative investment manager Citadel Investment Group has announced two senior hires from Merrill Lynch to lead the firm's capital development efforts in Europe, the Middle East and Nort »


Dexion Capital names Rebecca Donaldson as head of marketing and communications

Dexion Capital names Rebecca Donaldson as head of marketing and communications

Hedge fund manager and third-party marketing firm Dexion Capital has appointed Rebecca Donaldson, previously head of communications at International Asset Management, as head of marketing »


AIG Investments hires director of alternative investments for Japan

AIG Investments hires director of alternative investments for Japan

New York-based AIG Investments has appointed Michael Chae from Nikko Citi as a director of alternative investments for Japan, based in Tokyo and reporting to Stewart Homler, managing director for alte »


Hedgeweek Comment: Fink makes a comeback

Hedgeweek Comment: Fink makes a comeback

A few weeks ago, when Stanley Fink stepped down as deputy chairman of Man Group just over a year after assuming the non-executive role, it was speculated that he might make a return to hed »


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