Friday, 19 September 2014
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Jan 20 2010 | 12:33pm ET
Moore Capital Management has made another high-profile hire, snagging Goldman Sachs’ head of emerging markets trading.
David Jasper joined the New York-based hedge fund, which manages US$14 billion, last week, Bloomberg News reports. He manages an emerging markets macro portfolio.
At Goldman, Jasper was head of the emerging markets trading group.
Jasper’s hire follows that last month of Garth Appelt, who worked for Jasper at Goldman before joining Moore. Moore this month also added Brevan Howard Asset Management co-founder Jean-Philippe Blochet, 14 months after its coup in hiring former GLG Partners star trader Greg Coffey.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
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