Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Jun 25 2010 | 7:05am ET
A bank owned by a consortium of alternative investments firms is losing its CEO.
Terry Laughlin is stepping down from OneWest Bank, the former failed lender IndyMac, 15 months after the hedge funds and private equity funds, including Paulson & Co., Soros Fund Management, JC Flowers & Co. and Dune Capital Management, bought it. He will join Bank of America to succeed the retiring Jack Schakett as head of the bank’s mortgage investments.
Laughlin will remain at OneWest until the end of next month.
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.