Tuesday, 2 September 2014
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Feb 10 2006 | 10:27pm ET
Hunt Taylor, a well-known fixture in the hedge fund world who most recently helped manage the $3 billion Stern family fortune, was killed on Sunday in a motorcycle accident while vacationing in Arizona. According to state troopers, Taylor, who was riding a motorcycle and wearing a helmet, was involved in a collision with another vehicle and was pronounced dead on the scene.
"The Stern family and Hartz Trading are deeply saddened at the loss of Hunt Taylor, who we were lucky to work with for a period of six years," Edward Stern said in a statement. The 54-year-old Taylor was director of investments for Stern Investment Holdings, the investment vehicle for Leonard Stern and the Stern family. Taylor is survived by his wife and two children.
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 ...