Feb 10 2006 | 9:27pm ET
Barclays Global Investors is looking to hire 20 people by yearend to staff its newly-created fund-of-hedge funds business, the BGI Alpha Management Group.
Tom Taggart, spokesman, said BGI, which is already one of the largest direct hedge fund managers with $13.5 billion in assets under management, decided to enter the fund-of-funds space because after conducting research, the firm felt it could utilize its quantitative and scientific approach to managing money to select external managers who could successfully deliver alpha.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…