Wednesday, 1 October 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.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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