Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Sep 14 2010 | 1:12am ET
The main U.S. hedge fund lobby has gone transatlantic. The Hedge Fund Association has opened a chapter in London with plans for other chapters across the continent.
The new chapter will be led by Louise Verrill, head of law firm Brown Rudnick’s European bankruptcy and corporate restructuring group. It will be inaugurated with an event on distressed investing at Brown Rudnick’s London office on Oct. 5.
“Europe is one of the most dynamic regions in the alternative investment community, and it is vital that the Hedge Fund Association, a leading not-for-profit industry association for alternative investments in the U.S., has a strong presence here,” HFA President David Friedland said.
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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