Thursday, 26 November 2015
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Sep 16 2011 | 4:52am ET
Jefferies has added a hedge fund analyst to its Hong Kong office as its seeks to bolster its Asia equity research team.
Johnson Leung was named head of Asia transport equity research. He joins from hedge fund Tufton Oceanic, where he was a senior shipping analyst. Tufton focuses on maritime investments.
Leung's appointment was announced alongside three others for the bank's Asia stock research ground in Hong Kong.
"We are pleased to welcome these new hires to Jefferies as we increase our research footprint in Asia and add to our existing coverage within the Conglomerates sector," Christie Ju, co-head of Asian conglomerates equity research, said. "Their addition enhances Jefferies' ability to provide our institutional clients with high-quality, independent equity research coverage of these important and strategic sectors."
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…