Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Jun 9 2011 | 11:51am ET
Former hedge fund trader Shahab Jalinoos has returned to UBS as a foreign exchange managing director.
Jalinoos spent part of his eight years away from the Swiss bank at Artradis Fund Management, trading derivatives. He's also worked at the Royal Bank of Scotland Group and at ABN Amro, now part of RBS.
Jalinoos was a currency strategist at UBS before leaving in 2003. Formerly based in London, he'll now work out of Stamford, Conn., at least until the firm moves its U.S. headquarters to New York, which it is reportedly mulling.
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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