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Aug 22 2011 | 7:10am ET
Former Greycourt advisor Margaret M. Towle, based in Minneapolis and Seattle, has joined Chicago-based financial services company HighTower as a partner and managing director.
Towle had been with Pittsburgh-based multi-family office Greycourt since 2008, serving as head of investment research.
HighTower’s Matthias Kuhlmey (partner and managing director) says Towle brings with her “a client base that includes more than $1 billion of wealthy family and institutional assets under management.”
Prior to joining Greycourt, Towle served as chief investment officer of Northern Trust Global Advisors.
Three-year-old HighTower is 25% owned by its advisors. Headquartered in Chicago, the firm maintains corporate centers in New York and San Francisco and offices around the country.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...