Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Jul 29 2011 | 10:19am ET
BMO Capital Markets has hired a fixed-income salesmen to peddle its wares to the hedge fund industry.
Andrew Lazar has joined the bank's core rates group. He will focus on hedge funds, as well as other money managers and insurance companies.
"Over the past two years, BMO Capital Markets has been significantly expanding its presence in the U.S.," new boss Bill Kirby, head of U.S. core rate sales, said.
Lazar formerly worked at automated trading platform Quadriserv, where he was head of sales and also focused on hedge funds. He also spent more than a decade in fixed-income sales at UBS.
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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