Monday, 20 October 2014
Last updated 22 min ago
Feb 9 2007 | 12:07pm ET
U.K.-based hedge fund advisory firm IGS has hired Michael Romanek and Michael Green as senior alternative investment executives. Prior to joining IGS, Romanek was director of alternative investments at Fortis and was also responsible for Fortis’ business development in Europe.
Green previously was head of manager and funds research at Barclays’ wealth management division.
John Godden, former head of HFR Asset Management in Europe founded IGS in early 2006.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...