Saturday, 30 August 2014
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Jun 24 2010 | 7:17am ET
UBS has a new head of hedge funds, promoting from within to replace the outgoing Joe Scoby.
Bill Ferri has taken over as global head of alternative and quantitative investments, effective immediately, UBS Global Asset Management said. Ferri has served as deputy global head since last year—and served as interim global head during Scoby’s stint at UBS’ chief risk officer.
Scoby is retiring from UBS at the end of the month. He has been with the Swiss bank for more than two decades.
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 ...