Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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May 18 2011 | 10:30am ET
State Street has hired the Royal Bank of Scotland's head of flow rates sales for British funds and hedge funds to lead its fixed-income sales in the region.
Craig Butterworth was appointed head of sales for Europe, the Middle East and Asia, based in London. He spent the past seven years at RBS and prior to that worked at Goldman Sachs.
"I believe that with the combination of State Street's unique investor behavior research and existing client relationships we are on course to build a full-service global rates business in the years ahead," Butterworth said.
State Street is currently hiring to expand it rates business.
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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