Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Aug 31 2010 | 5:23am ET
Third Point has hired a Polygon Investments trader.
Edmund Choo focused on equity trading at Polygon, Third Point founder Daniel Loeb said in the firm’s second-quarter letter. “He is a great addition to the team,” Loeb wrote.
At Polygon, Choo traded risk-arbitrage, event-driven and long/short strategies. He joined that firm from Morgan Stanley, where he was an equity arbitrage sales and trading associate.
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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