Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Apr 21 2011 | 9:47am ET
Hedge fund administrator Apex Fund Services is opening a second office in Ireland.
The firm, which has $14.2 billion in assets under administration, plans to staff the Dublin office with 50 people over the next 18 months. The move comes four years after Apex opened an office in Cork.
"Despite the global financial crisis, our Cork office has performed spectacularly well and has given Apex a healthy share of the Irish fund administration market," group managing director Peter Hughes said. The Dublin office was the "obvious next step."
Opening a base in Dublin gives Apex 21 offices around the world.
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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