Sunday, 21 September 2014
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Jul 8 2011 | 11:36am ET
Alternative investment consultancy Cliffwater has hired a new head of global macro hedge fund strategies.
Christopher Solarz succeeds Amy Earle, who left Cliffwater six months ago. He joins from fund of hedge funds SAIL Advisors, where he was senior analyst and head of tactical trading and relative value research, Pensions & Investments reports.
At Cliffwater, Solarz is charged with research and monitoring global macro managers.
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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