Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Mar 9 2011 | 10:31am ET
HedgeDirector, which seeks to provide independent directors to hedge funds, has added another name to its roster.
Robert Meschi will be made available to serve on hedge fund boards by the company.
A one-time financial journalist, Meschi has spent the past 14 years in the funds of hedge funds industry at Ivy Asset Management and Sciens Hedge Fund Management.
"Bob is a great addition to the team, he has an extensive background in hedge fund investing, but also has wide-ranging experience in the structuring of alternative funds across different legal jurisdiction," HedgeDirector founder Kevin Ryan said.
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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