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Jul 29 2011 | 10:20am ET
Jefferies has lost the head of its capital introductions business on the West Coast and one of his staffers.
Jeff McCarthy and Lindsay Ramar have both left the firm, where they worked in the San Francisco office, HFMWeek reports. Their exits follow the March hire of Friedman Billings Ramsey veteran Victor Bang as vice president of capital introduction.
Ramar's stay at Jefferies proved a short one: She also joined the firm in March, as an associate, from Wells Fargo Family Wealth, where she was an alternative investments analyst.
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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