Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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Jul 29 2011 | 10:19am ET
Commodities trading giant Glencore International has hired a hedge fund manager to serve as its new investor relations officer.
Paul Smith will handle Glencore's global IR needs, Bloomberg News reports. He joins the firm from Marshall Wace Asset Management, where he spent six years covering Glencore's specialities of mining and basic materials as an analyst and portfolio manager.
Smith succeeds Nicholas Bias, who left Glencore in May.
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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