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Jul 21 2011 | 12:00pm ET
The third of four Morgan Stanley veterans who joined Brevan Howard Asset Management in late 2009 and early 2010 has left the hedge fund for another.
Geoffrey Houlot, an equities trader at Brevan since he joined the firm in January of last year, resigned last month, Financial News reports. He has joined hedge fund Fenician Capital, headed by former Morgan Stanley proprietary trading chief Corrado Abbattista.
Houlot joined Brevan just months after another former Morgan Stanley prop. trading chief, Fabrizio Gallo, and head of equity structuring Richard Chau joined the hedge fund. Chau quit in March and Gallon in May, the latter to become co-head of global equities at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...