Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Oct 5 2011 | 10:27am ET
PineBridge Investments has added a former JPMorgan Asset Management executive to head its institutional sales and client services effort in the Americas.
John Bauman was named head of those areas, where he'll focus on institutional business development. He most recently served as head of the U.S. regional client group at JPMorgan Asset Management and formerly worked at IBM in marketing and management roles.
Bauman "is one of the most respected institutional sales professionals in the U.S. and Canada and his experience and deep market knowledge will make him an invaluable addition to the firm," new boss Sandra Norman, global head of institutional sales and client services, said. "His appointment is an important step forward in the implementation of our global growth strategy, and demonstrates our commitment to deepening our relationships with current institutional investors and to broadening the firm's client base."
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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