Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Sep 20 2011 | 12:13pm ET
The former head of product at Gartmore Group has taken a similar position at hedge fund Matrix Asset Management.
Rebecca Ledlie was named head of product and marketing at Matrix, where she will lead the firm's "ambitious growth strategy" for its asset management unit. At Gartmore, which she left after an eight-year stint following its acquisition by Henderson Global Investors earlier this year, Ledlie was in charge of the development and maintenance of its product range. She also formerly worked at Deutsche Asset Management.
"Having worked with her for many years at Gartmore, I know she has a unique understanding of the marketplace, particularly in the hedge fund space," Matrix CEO Angus Woolhouse said.
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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.