Friday, 29 August 2014
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Apr 14 2010 | 10:30am ET
Canada’s Scotia Capital is looking south to build its prime brokerage business.
The Bank of Nova Scotia division has hired the former head of prime brokerage at Barclays Capital to lead its New York office. John Stracquadanio will join the firm in July as co-head of Scotia’s global prime brokerage group. He has been charged with building Scotia’s New York prime brokerage business.
Stracquandanio has been head of hedge fund servicing at Barclays for the past dozen years. He’s also done stints at Morgan Stanley and ING.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...