Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Jun 22 2010 | 11:00am ET
Is former Moore Capital Management strategist Tim Bond returning to his hedge fund roots?
Bond, who over the past 12 years at Barclays Capital has built a reputation as one of best analysts in the business, will no longer publish sell-side research. But Bond is sticking with Barclays, and will seek to craft a new role for himself within the investment bank.
Last year, Bond began to diversify his role at Barclays, serving as chief strategist for a new global macro absolute return fund launched in February. He was a portfolio strategist at Moore before leaving for Barclays in 1998.
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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.