Thursday, 2 October 2014
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Sep 17 2010 | 6:33am ET
Tudor Investment Corp. has fortified its growing equities team with a pair of hires, including that of a top trader at Diamondback Capital Partners.
Diamondback’s Larry Petrella has been named director of U.S. equities at Tudor. The $11.5 billion firm also added Thomas Hayes from MissionPoint Capital Partners to the stock-trading team.
Petrella was a partner at Diamondback, which manages $4 billion. He is the second top executive to leave that firm this year, following the June departure of co-founder Chad Loweth. Prior to joining Diamondback shortly after its founding, he worked at Omega Advisors and Lehman Brothers.
Hayes was a managing director at MissionPoint.
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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