Moves &amp; Appointments http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/58/0 en Source appoints hedge fund specialist to capital markets team as research shows ETFs becoming more attractive than futures http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/05/03/239085/source-appoints-hedge-fund-specialist-capital-markets-team-research-shows-etfs-bec <p>&nbsp;<strong><em>Many Hedge Funds historically have used futures to gain exposure to indices, but this may be set to change, according to research by exchange traded fund (ETF) provider Source.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/05/03/239085/source-appoints-hedge-fund-specialist-capital-markets-team-research-shows-etfs-bec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 03 May 2016 09:17:37 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239085 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Aston Hill appoints Manitou Investment Management as exclusive sub-advisor for two additional funds http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/05/03/239060/aston-hill-appoints-manitou-investment-management-exclusive-sub-advisor-two-additi <p><strong><em>Aston Hill Asset Management has appointed Manitou Investment Management as exclusive sub-advisor to two closed end funds, the Aston Hill VIP Income Fund and the Aston Hill Advantage VIP Income Fund., effective 1 May, 2016,&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/05/03/239060/aston-hill-appoints-manitou-investment-management-exclusive-sub-advisor-two-additi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 03 May 2016 08:46:10 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239060 at http://www.hedgeweek.com USD4bn Canadian wealth manager selects SS&C as its fund administrator http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/29/239024/usd4bn-canadian-wealth-manager-selects-ssc-its-fund-administrator <p><strong><em>SS&amp;C Technologies Holdings has been appointed by Nicola Wealth Management (NWM) to provide a range of fund administration services for nearly USD4 billion in assets under management (AUM).</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/29/239024/usd4bn-canadian-wealth-manager-selects-ssc-its-fund-administrator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:00:44 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239024 at http://www.hedgeweek.com MUFG Investor Services appoints Daniel Trentacosta as Sales Director http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/28/238956/mufg-investor-services-appoints-daniel-trentacosta-sales-director <p><strong><em>MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Daniel Trentacosta as Sales Director.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/28/238956/mufg-investor-services-appoints-daniel-trentacosta-sales-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:34:58 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238956 at http://www.hedgeweek.com GAM expands UK regional sales team http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/27/238948/gam-expands-uk-regional-sales-team <p><strong><em>&nbsp;GAM, the independent, active investment manager, has appointed Tony Morton to its UK regional distribution team as a Client Manager.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/27/238948/gam-expands-uk-regional-sales-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:09:13 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238948 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Investment Management attorney Ivy Wafford Duke joins Seward & Kissel http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/26/238863/investment-management-attorney-ivy-wafford-duke-joins-seward-kissel <p><strong><em>Law firm Seward &amp; Kissel has appointed Ivy Wafford Duke as Counsel in the Investment Management Practice Group based in the firm&rsquo;s Washington DC office.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/26/238863/investment-management-attorney-ivy-wafford-duke-joins-seward-kissel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 08:34:23 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238863 at http://www.hedgeweek.com BNY Mellon to provide Winterflood Securities with US and Canadian clearing and custody http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/25/238816/bny-mellon-provide-winterflood-securities-us-and-canadian-clearing-and-custody <p><strong><em>BNY Mellon has been appointed by Winterflood Securities to provide US DTCC and Canadian securities clearing and custody services.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/25/238816/bny-mellon-provide-winterflood-securities-us-and-canadian-clearing-and-custody" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:42:21 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238816 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Mark Brownlie joins bfinance in newly created CFO position http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/25/238814/mark-brownlie-joins-bfinance-newly-created-cfo-position <p><strong><em>bfinance, the independent investment consultancy, has appointed Mark Brownlie as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), bringing more than 15 years&rsquo; experience of accelerating growth and increasing enterprise value for businesses across the financial services, tech and media sectors.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/25/238814/mark-brownlie-joins-bfinance-newly-created-cfo-position" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:39:08 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238814 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Datawatch reaches agreement with Potrero Capital and appoints Charles M Gillman to Board of Directors http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/25/238802/datawatch-reaches-agreement-potrero-capital-and-appoints-charles-m-gillman-board-d <p><strong><em>Datawatch Corporation has reached an agreement with Potrero Capital Research whereby Charles Gillman, Executive Managing Director of the IDWR Multi-Family Office has been appointed to the Datawatch Board of Directors, effective immediately. &nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/25/238802/datawatch-reaches-agreement-potrero-capital-and-appoints-charles-m-gillman-board-d" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:23:05 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238802 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Options names Former TIBCO executive as new CFO http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/22/238774/options-names-former-tibco-executive-new-cfo <p><strong><em>Options has appointed Jon Lambert as the firm&rsquo;s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/22/238774/options-names-former-tibco-executive-new-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:58:43 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238774 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Crestbridge appoints Colin Targett as Funds Director http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/21/238729/crestbridge-appoints-colin-targett-funds-director <p><strong><em>Independent fund, trust and corporate service provider Crestbridge, has strengthened its Fund Services team with the appointment of Colin Targett as a Director.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/21/238729/crestbridge-appoints-colin-targett-funds-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 21 Apr 2016 08:15:40 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238729 at http://www.hedgeweek.com MUFG Investor Services appoints Michael McCabe to business development team http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/19/238681/mufg-investor-services-appoints-michael-mccabe-business-development-team <p><strong><em>MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Michael McCabe as Sales Director.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/19/238681/mufg-investor-services-appoints-michael-mccabe-business-development-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Wed, 20 Apr 2016 07:43:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238681 at http://www.hedgeweek.com David Flannery joins GSO Capital Partners in New York http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/19/238617/david-flannery-joins-gso-capital-partners-new-york <p><strong><em>GSO Capital Partners has appointed David Flannery as a Senior Managing Director focusing on distressed strategies in both private and public markets. He will be based in New York and brings to Blackstone his extensive experience across leveraged finance.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/19/238617/david-flannery-joins-gso-capital-partners-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 19 Apr 2016 08:31:58 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238617 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Lord Abbett family of funds expands board of directors with two new appointments http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/15/238505/lord-abbett-family-funds-expands-board-directors-two-new-appointments <p><strong><em>The independent Directors/Trustees of the Lord Abbett Family of Funds have appointed Mark A Schmid and Douglas B Sieg to serve on the funds&rsquo; Board.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/15/238505/lord-abbett-family-funds-expands-board-directors-two-new-appointments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 15 Apr 2016 08:50:54 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238505 at http://www.hedgeweek.com CME Group to close New York trading floor at year-end http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/14/238454/cme-group-close-new-york-trading-floor-year-end <p><strong><em>As declining open outcry options volume on CME Group&#39;s New York trading floor now represents just 0.3 per cent of the company&#39;s overall energy and metals trading volumes, CME Group will close its New York trading floor at year-end, subject to CFTC review. &nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/04/14/238454/cme-group-close-new-york-trading-floor-year-end" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 14 Apr 2016 08:30:14 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238454 at http://www.hedgeweek.com