Thursday, 18 September 2014
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Jun 2 2011 | 12:15pm ET
Commodity trading advisor Peregrine Asset Management has picked an insider to serve as its new president.
Managing director John Courtright has been promoted to top job, succeeded Neil Aslin. Aslin will become chairman of the CTA and Peregrine Diversified Investment Services, Peregrine Holdings' investment adviser.
Peregrine also said that PDIS will have a new president, Mark Lishchynsky.
Courtright was a principal of hedge fund St. Croix Asset Management before joining Peregrine in 2008.
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…
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