Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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May 18 2007 | 10:29am ET
Deutsche Bank has bolstered its hedge fund services business with a pair of high-profile hires. Maarten Nederlof, the former global head of pension strategies at the firm, rejoins as a managing director in the hedge fund capital group, and Kevin Harrison has been named head of financing in the bank’s global prime finance group.
In between stints at Deutsche Bank, Nederlof worked at fund of hedge funds K2 Advisors as a portfolio manager. He will be based in New York.
Harrison will join from Bear Stearns, where he is a senior managing director for equity finance in its prime brokerage group. He has also worked at Lehman Brothers, where he was global head of equity funding. Harrison will report to another new hire, Jeff Dorman, who will become head of global prime finance for North America this month.
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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