Monday, 20 October 2014
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Jan 13 2011 | 1:05pm ET
Quest Partners has added Noroton Capital Management co-founder Nigel Ekern as president.
Ekern, who worked as a lawyer before going into investment banking and then hedge funds, was named head of operations and business development at the commodity trading adviser. He was chief operating officer at Noroton, led by former Camulos Capital co-founder and Soros Fund Management veteran William Seibold.
“This is an exciting time for Quest given the addition of Nigel to the senior management team,” co-founder Nigol Koulajian said. “Nigel brings to Quest his broad experience and technical skills that deepen the senior management pool and we are very optimistic about the growth of Quest in the coming years.”
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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