Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Sep 8 2010 | 12:25pm ET
Quantitative hedge fund firm CQS, buoyed by the strong performance of its funds this year, has hired a pair of GLG Partners salespeople.
Karyn Geringer and Andrew Hahn have left GLG to join CQS’s sales and marketing team in New York, Financial News reports. The hires follow that of Mandy Mannix last month as the member of CQS’s executive team responsible for sales and marketing. CQS now boasts a dozen professionals on its sales and marketing team.
CQS has seen is assets under management bulge by US$800 million to US$7.4 billion this year. GLG, for its part, is set to be acquired by the Man Group next month.
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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