Friday, 29 August 2014
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Jul 28 2010 | 11:44am ET
Marshall Wace Asset Management has lost a top trader to a start-up boutique brokerage.
James Netherthorpe will leave the fund for Olivetree Securities in October, Financial News reports. He’ll serve as chief operating officer and head of distribution at the London-based firm, founded last year by Morgan Stanley veteran Daryn Kutner.
Netherthorpe has been with Marshall Wace since 2002, serving as a partner since 2006. He headed an eight-member trading team and was charged with developing the hedge fund’s trading capabilities. He joined Marshall Wace from Goldman Sachs after stints at UBS and Prudential Securities.
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 ...