Thursday, 26 March 2015
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May 12 2010 | 11:16am ET
KB Associates, a consulting firm to the asset management community, has appointed Phillip Chapple as an executive director in the firm's new London office.
Chapple, along with Claire Cawley, will help to setup and grow the London office, and develop the KBA product range by offering hedge fund start up consultancy, due diligence advisory services, re-domiciliation planning and infrastructure review services.
Chapple has been involved in the financial services industry since 1997 and joins from Ironshield Capital Management where he was COO. Previously he was COO at IBIS Asset Management, a US$10 billion family office.
“This senior hire underpins our commitment to the London market where we see strong growth potential, particularly assisting managers with operational set up and system selection," said Mike Kirby, principal of KB Associates.
KB Associates, which was founded in Dublin in 2003, is also considering opening offices in New York in the coming months.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…