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Dec 7 2010 | 12:01pm ET
Hedge fund Longacre Fund Management is shuttering its London office at the end of the year.
The New York-based firm plans to "concentrate personnel and resources" at its headquarters in the Big Apple and will close its London research office by the end of the month, Jeremy Garber, chief investment officer, told Bloomberg News. Garber would not say how many people the firm employs in London.
Longacre specializes in distressed and levered credit strategies. It was founded a dozen years ago by a trio of Bear Stearns debt traders.
Portfolio manager Roderick Stephan had led the London office.
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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