Tuesday, 21 October 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.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...