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Mar 29 2007 | 10:12am ET
Global placement agent Atlantic-Pacific Capital has hired Ivan Wanat as a director focused on hedge fund deal management and capital-raising. Previously, Wanat served as a vice president in Credit Suisse's private funds group, where he also oversaw capital raising for hedge fund managers, targeting institutional investors. He has also served in the hedge fund coverage and debt private placement groups at JPMorgan Securities.
Atlantic-Pacific has also promoted John Chase to principal. Chase joined the firm in September 2005 as vice president of sales distribution raising capital for private equity funds and transactions. Previously, Chase raised capital for Lazard Asset Management.
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.