Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Feb 20 2007 | 10:59am ET
SHUAA Asset Management, a division of United Arab Emirates-based investment banking institution SHUAA Capital psc, has appointed Sameh Hassan as a senior fund manager in charge of its Arab equity strategy. In his position, Sameh will manage funds and investment mandates and will oversee a regional long only bottom up fund to be launched by SHUAA Asset Management.
Sameh joins from Pequot Capital where he was responsible for the company's Middle East and North Africa investments. In 2003, Sameh co-founded Pemetic Capital, a U.S.-based long/short equity hedge fund.
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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