Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Mar 21 2007 | 2:47pm ET
LaCrosse Global Fund Services, a provider of operations, middle-office and fund administration services to managers, has appointed Diane Cassidy global head of sales and marketing, with responsibility for leading the firm's sales and client relationship management teams.
Cassidy was previously a senior vice-president at DPM Mellon, where she worked for the hedge fund administration sales and client strategy, including leadership of the DPM global client service team.
Lacrosse was formerly the operations, administration and tech arm of Cargill Global Capital Markets, Cargill’s prop trading arm. After Cargill Global became Black River Asset Management in 2003, LaCrosse was spun out in October 2006.
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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
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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