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Oct 14 2011 | 7:49am ET
Having lost a former hedge fund manager as its chief investment officer earlier this year, the Alaska Permanent Fund has hired another.
Jay Willoughby was named to the post, which he'll start on Nov. 1. He joins the fund from hedge fund Ironbound Capital Management, which is based in New Jersey.
Willoughby plans to move to Juneau to run the sovereign wealth fund.
Prior to joining Ironbound, he worked at Merrill Lynch and AEW Capital Management.
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…
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