Thursday, 2 October 2014
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Jul 7 2011 | 9:08am ET
One of the architects of the Securities and Exchange Commission's hedge fund registration rule has been rewarded for his work just weeks after its final approval.
Robert Plaze, an associate director in the regulator's investment-management group, has been named deputy director of the unit. He has worked in the division for 27 years.
"I'm very pleased that we will have the benefit of Bob's great experience and talent deployed across a broader scope of the division's work," Eileen Rominger, head of the division, said.
The deputy directorship has been vacant for years.
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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