Sunday, 21 September 2014
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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.
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.