Sunday, 21 September 2014
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Mar 5 2010 | 2:54am ET
Brevan Howard Asset Management is adding a Morgan Stanley mortgage trader.
Ahsim Khan will join the London-based firm, Europe’s largest hedge fund, next month, Bloomberg News reports. Brevan manages about $23 billion.
Khan is the fourth Morgan Stanley veteran to join Brevan in the last six months. The hedge fund added London proprietary trader Geoffroy Houlot in January, and prop. trading chief Fabrizio Gallo and head of equity structuring Richard Chau in September.
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.