Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Mar 28 2007 | 3:56pm ET
Jefferies Asset Management has hired Joseph Pescatore as a managing director of marketing for the firm's multi-strategy asset management platform. Most recently, Pescatore worked in fundraising for private equity firm Energy Capital Partners. He previously founded and headed the capital introduction groups at both UBS Investment Bank and Lehman Brothers.
"JAM's emphasis on high quality asset management and the firm's entrepreneurial culture were key to my decision to become a part of this growing effort," said Pescatore.
"We are delighted to welcome an experienced professional like Joe Pescatore, who brings an outstanding reputation and network to JAM," said Bradford Klein, co-president of JAM.
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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