Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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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.
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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