Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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Jan 12 2011 | 11:43am ET
Another Goldman Sachs proprietary trader has found new employment in the hedge fund industry.
Threadneedle Asset Management has hired Irina Miklavchich as a global emerging markets stock fund manager. Miklavchich will run several emerging markets funds at the London-based firm as a member of Vanessa Donegan’s Asia and emerging markets equities team.
At Goldman, Miklavchich was an executive director in its Principal Strategies prop. trading division. Many of that unit’s top managers have founded, or are founding, hedge funds of their own, bringing many of her former colleagues with them.
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…
There are two things currency analysts agree on: Currencies have never gone through such a period of low volatility and the dollar must lead the sector out of the current malaise.