Sunday, 26 April 2015
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Sep 9 2010 | 2:51pm ET
Several private equity powerhouses are among the asset management firms vying for the services of Goldman Sachs’ proprietary traders.
KKR & Co., the Carlyle Group and Perella Weinberg Partners are among the firms in talks with members of Goldman Sachs Principal Strategies’ U.S. team. Goldman has decided to shutter its proprietary trading desk to come into compliance with new U.S. banking regulations.
The Goldman traders are also in talks with BlackRock and Pacific Investment Management Co., Dow Jones reports. The discussions are thought to involve U.S. prop. trading chief Robert Howard, who would bring some members of GSPS with him were he to join one of the firms.
Goldman’s Asia prop. trading head, Morgan Sze, is weighing the launch of his own hedge fund that would also likely include members of GSPS’s Asia team.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…