Monday, 22 September 2014
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May 14 2007 | 1:35pm ET
Credit Suisse has added fund of hedge funds veteran Lance Babbit to its multi-manager portfolios business as a senior portfolio manager. He is based in New York and reports to Ed Robertiello, head of multi-manager portfolios.
Babbit joins from Focus Investment Group, where he led its multi-strategy and customized solutions portfolios. CS is the latest stop on a peripatetic career that began with law firm Gerstein Savage and has taken him to Weiss, Peck and Greer, JPMorgan Chase and Deutsche Bank, where he spent four years as a senior portfolio manager for multi-strategy funds of funds and headed research for event-driven and short-selling funds.
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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