Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Aug 20 2010 | 1:04pm ET
Placement agent Atlantic-Pacific Capital has added a new staffer to its private funds business and its first man on the ground in the Middle East.
The alternative investments firm has hired Sarah Sandstrom to work on capital raising for European clients, HedgeFund.net reports. Sandstrom joined Atlantic-Pacific last month from Credit Suisse/Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette, where she worked in the private funds group.
In addition, Atlantic-Pacific has hired Mohammad Almojel as a principal focused on marketing and sourcing private equity, real-estate and infrastructure funds in the Middle East. Almojel joined the firm earlier this year.
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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