Saturday, 30 August 2014
Last updated 1 day ago
Feb 10 2006 | 10:12pm ET
Deutsche Asset Management is building up its North American team with the addition of Eddie Vandiver and Stephane Amara, each of whom will serve as director of the alternative and quantitative business development groups in the U.S. and Canada, respectively. Vandiver will report to Marco Veissid, head of DeAM's alternative and quantitative business development group for North America, while Amara will report to Geoff Moore, head of DeAM's business development and client service group in Canada.
Vandiver will work closely with Jerry Thimme, managing director, to develop DeAM's institutional public fund business in the U.S. He previously held institutional sales positions at AIG Global Investment Group and Mellon Equity Associates. He is also a former chief investment officer at the Public Employees Retirement System of Mississippi.
At DeAM, Amara will be responsible for institutional sales and client service in Western Canada and with select institutions in Quebec and Ontario. From 2001, he was the head of sales and consultant relations in Canada for Bank of Ireland Asset Management, where he developed new business and created new product channels.
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 ...