Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Jun 27 2011 | 3:04am ET
Xenia Tchoumitcheva is making a pretty good living as an actress and model. But it seems that the blonde Swiss beauty is preparing for her looks to fade.
Tchoumitcheva is set to take some time off from the runway—and from her gigs as spokesmodel for the likes of Burger King and Audi—to intern at JPMorgan Chase this summer. It's not Tchoumitcheva's first financial gig, either: She formerly interned at hedge fund Duet Group in London, as well as at Merrill Lynch.
The leggy runner-up in the 2006 Miss Switzerland pageant, who says she has been "compared to a young Brigitte Bardot" on her web site, holds a degree in economics and speaks five languages.
The 21-year-old has been modeling since the age of 12.
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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