Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Sep 14 2011 | 12:01pm ET
A new boutique brokerage founded by Citigroup veterans has hired a hedge fund marketer to help it boost its high-net worth business.
Timothy Bello has joined Dynasty Financial Partners, charged with attracting advisers to the wealthy from banks and other brokerages. Dynasty said it expects to have eight to 10 adviser teams by the end of the year.
Bello was most recently a marketer at fund of hedge funds SkyBridge Capital.
His move to Dynasty is "a reflection of the amount of interest we are getting from advisers and the number of advisers we expect to come on board this fall," co-founder Todd Thompson, formerly Citi's CFO, told Reuters.
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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