Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Jun 24 2010 | 7:15am ET
UBS has shifted a pair of prime brokerage executives to Hong Kong as it seeks to boost its presence in Asia.
Ashley Jarvis and Tamera Hodges will move to Hong Kong from London. Jarvis has been named global head of business and capital consultancy, while Hodges will serve as head of prime brokerage sales for the region.
Neither Jarvis nor Hodges are strangers to the region. Jarvis currently holds Hodges’ new job and will move to Hong Kong next year. Hodges, currently part of UBS’ prime brokerage sales team in Europe, was formerly based in Hong Kong, where she helped establish its Asia prime brokerage.
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 McKitish of Peddie School's 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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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