Monday, 20 October 2014
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Mar 14 2007 | 11:19am ET
Multi-strategy investment platform Financial Stocks Inc. has named Michael McMahon to lead its West Cost private equity transactions and new San Francisco office, it said today. McMahon, hired as a managing director in FSI’s p.e. division, joins the firm from Sandler O’Neill & Partners, where he was a highly-regarded equity analyst, covering banks, thrifts and mortgage finance companies.
McMahon “brings to FSI unmatched knowledge of the West Coast financial services landscape and will spearhead efforts to identify investment opportunities for the firm and our investors in this rapidly-growing market for banking and other financial services,” FSI senior managing director Bob King said.
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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