Monday, 20 October 2014
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Jun 29 2011 | 8:18am ET
New York and London-based Revere Capital Advisors has tapped John Mackin as its global head of marketing and business development.
Mackin, who has over 20 years’ investment management experience, has spent the last eight years leading new business development efforts for smaller and emerging hedge fund strategies at Threadneedle Investments, Arklow Capital, Highland Capital, Pardus Capital and Protégé Partners. From 1997 to 2003, Mackin was a senior member of the institutional marketing team at Lazard Asset Management.
“I’m thrilled to lead the global distribution effort for Revere, an organization that shares my passion for providing differentiated investment ideas in the emerging manager space,” said Mackin, who will head a four-member global team in his new post.
Revere is launching the multi-strategy Revere Tactical Risk Fund on July 1 with partners’ capital.
Revere Capital Advisors is an alternative investment firm representing and servicing family offices and other institutional investors.
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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