Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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Aug 11 2010 | 9:22am ET
Goldman Sachs may announce plans to shutter its proprietary trading operations any day. But in the mean time, the Wall Street giant is bolstering the business with the hire of a young algorithmic trader.
Asita Anche has been named a managing director on Goldman’s fixed-income, currency and commodities prop. desk, Financial News reports. She joins the firm from Millennium Capital Partners and formerly worked at Citadel Investment Group.
Anche, who specializes in high-frequency trading, will design algorithms for trading fixed-income products at Goldman. She spent more than four years working on HFT at Citadel before joining Millennium as a managing partner a year ago.
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…
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