Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Jun 15 2010 | 1:14am ET
The Man Group has added Tim Fitch to its U.K. institutional sales team.
Fitch joins the world’s largest publicly-listed hedge fund manager from Axa Investment Managers. At Axa, he served as director of single-strategy hedge fund sales. He has alos worked at hedge funds KBC Alternative Investment Management and GMP Asset Management.
Newly-minted senior relationship manager Fitch is charged with building Man’s relationships with British family offices, funds of hedge funds, pensions and endowments, among other institutional investors.
“Tim’s experience in the alternatives industry and existing relationships in the U.K. market mean that we are ideally placed to capitalize on the strong pipeline of prospects we are seeing from U.K. institutions,” new boss Paul Dackombe, head of British institutional clients, said.
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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…
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