Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Aug 13 2010 | 10:31am ET
Deutsche Bank’s growing UCITS hedge fund platform has a new boss.
Angharad Fitzwilliams has taken over from James Orme-Smith, who left the firm last month to join Bank of America Merrill Lynch, HFMWeek reports. Fitzwilliams, Deutsche Bank’s hedge fund capital group chief, is one of several Deutsche Bank executives to assume Orme-Smith’s former responsibilities.
The Deutsche Bank platform, Platinum, has been lining up a star-studded roster of UCITS III-compliant hedge funds, including Paulson & Co. and Traxis Partners.
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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