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Alt Credit Council’s new Investor Manager Committee launch aims to strengthen private credit understanding

Alt Credit Council’s new Investor Manager Committee launch aims to strengthen private credit understanding

The Alternative Credit Council, the private credit affiliate of the Alternative Investment Management Association, has launched its Investor Manager Committee, a new initiative which aims to strengthen the ACC’s work on key areas where private credit market practice is still evolving, and foster better engagement between investors and asset managers in this burgeoning asset class.

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Ultimus appoints head of private fund sales

Ultimus appoints head of private fund sales

Ultimus Fund Solutions (Ultimus), an independent technology driven provider of full-service fund administration, accounting, and investor solutions, has appointed industry veteran Frank Anduiza as Executive Vice President, Head of Private Fund Sales, for Ultimus LeverPoint, the firm’s private fund administration services group. 

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Chief Risk Officer to leave ECC

Chief Risk Officer to leave ECC

The longstanding Chief Risk Officer of European Commodity Clearing AG (ECC), Dr Thomas Siegl, will leave the company at the end of April 2021 after his appointment expires. Siegl did not seek an extension of his contract for personal reasons. 

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Hedge Fund Association announces results of 2021 Global Board of Directors election

Hedge Fund Association announces results of 2021 Global Board of Directors election

The Hedge Fund Association (HFA) has announced the results of its 2021 Global Board of Directors election. HFA members re-elected Nick Tootle, and elected Pamela Brylski, Lou Garcia, Alice Lyu and Bo Megginson. HFA Global Board members are all industry executives that serve for up to two consecutive three-year terms.

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Metropolitan Partners Group appoints MD

Metropolitan Partners Group appoints MD

Metropolitan Partners Group (Metropolitan), a private credit fund manager based in New York that provides short-term, senior-secured, collateralised loans to small and mid-sized, non-sponsored businesses, has appointed Adam Goodfriend as a Managing Director in the firm’s investment team.