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Sep 2 2011 | 9:40am ET
The former co-CEO of a hedge fund set up by Singapore's sovereign wealth fund has joined a private equity firm backed by the same.
Charles Ong will lead RRJ Capital with his brother, Richard. Richard Ong founded RRJ earlier this year after his China-focused p.e. firm Hopu Investment Management shut down. The new firm has raised about US$2 billion.
Charles Ong will remain a senior managing director for special projects at Temasek Holdings, where he has worked since 2002, the sovereign fund said. He stepped down as co-CEO of Temasek's US$2.9 billion Seatown Holdings hedge fund earlier this year.
Charles Ong worked at Lazard Freres & Co. and Deutsche Bank before joining Temasek; his brother worked at Goldman Sachs.
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 ...