Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Last updated 11 min ago
May 30 2007 | 11:03am ET
Deutsche Asset Management has added Randy Brown and Robet Goodman as co-heads of global insurance asset management (GIAM), responsible for the group’s global investment platform.
Brown, who will be based in New York, will join DeAM on Aug. 15. Currently, he is co-head of portfolio management in the financial institutions group at BlackRock, where he was responsible for investing for insurance companies. Zurich-based Goodman is currently DeAM's global head of insurance relationships.
“We are extremely pleased to add a world-class talent like Randy to our team,” Kevin Parker, global head of DeAM, said. “Our deep specialization in the insurance sector, combined with our full range of traditional and alternative investment capabilities, puts us in a strong position to service the growing demand by insurers for asset management outsourcing solutions.”
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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