Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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Feb 19 2010 | 9:18am ET
HSBC Private Bank’s hedge fund division is strengthening its real estate group as it embarks on an effort to buy up properties in the Northeast’s biggest cities.
Chris Allen, head of HSBC Alternatives, has been named CEO of the group, which manages $31 billion in hedge fund assets. HAIL has also added Paul Forshaw as head of real estate fund management.
In his new post, Forshaw has been charged with creating and implementing a real-estate strategy for HAIL.
Forshaw joins HSBC from Kaupthing Investment Bank, where he was part of a real estate proprietary trading team.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...