Monday, 20 October 2014
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Feb 20 2007 | 3:54pm ET
Deutsche Bank has added a 23-year Merrill Lynch veteran to help lead its securities lending effort in North America.
Keith Babbitt has joined Deutsche as a managing director and co-head of securities lending in North America in the firm’s global prime finance group. He’ll share the helm with Paul Busby, who has led securities lending for the last three years and has now been promoted to managing director. Both will be based in New York.
Babbitt has led Merrill’s North American securities lending group for the past 15 years.
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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