Monday, 20 October 2014
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Nov 2 2010 | 10:52am ET
Credit Suisse has added a Man Investments executive to head its own hedge fund business.
Andy Stewart was named head of the liquid alternatives business at the bank, which includes both its single-manager hedge fund and fund of hedge funds business, as well as its hedge fund index products. Credit Suisse said Stewart would be charged with further developing and expanding the business.
"I am delighted to have Andy joining our team. He brings considerable industry experience to this role and I am confident that his breadth of knowledge and expertise will contribute to the ongoing success of the business," Ravi Singh, head of global alternative investments, said. "He will certainly play a crucial role in the continued growth of our alternatives franchise."
Stewart had been president of Man Investments in the U.S. and head of its global managed accounts business.
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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