Friday, 29 August 2014
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Jul 7 2010 | 10:30am ET
Union Bancaire Privée has named Ivy Asset Management’s Larry Morgenthal its new chief investment officer of alternatives.
The Swiss bank said Morgenthal, who was named CEO of Ivy in January following parent Bank of New York Mellon’s move to restructure its fund of hedge funds units, would also serve as CEO of UBP Asset Management. The firm said that Morgenthal would focus on UBP’s fund of funds platform.
“UBP has the right infrastructure to offer clients funds of hedge funds that can enhance the opportunity set for balanced portfolios, and for traditional equity and fixed income investments,” Richard Wohanka, CEO of asset management and alternative investments at UBP, said.
“Larry has a long track record of building alternative businesses through an understanding of client priorities and I am delighted that he will be leading the Alternatives division at UBP.”
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 ...