Monday, 20 October 2014
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Feb 19 2010 | 9:19am ET
HSBC has added a Bear Stearns and Goldman Sachs veteran to head its prime brokerage unit’s client services group.
Terry Minkey has been named global head of client service and integration at HSBC Prime Services, the firm’s nascent prime brokerage effort. He’ll work to develop the group’s infrastructure and its “custody plus” program, International Custody & Fund Administration reports. He’ll also work on both the global markets product and distribution platforms.
Minkey comes to the firm from JPMorgan Chase. He served as an executive director in that firm’s prime brokerage after coming to the bank with the rest of Bear Stearns. At Bear, he served as chief operating officer for European prime services from 2004 until the firm collapsed. Prior to joining Bear, he worked at Goldman Sachs for nearly two decades.
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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