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Oct 27 2011 | 6:40am ET
Lombard Odier Investment Managers has named a Bank of America Merrill Lynch veteran to manage the healthcare strategy for its flagship hedge fund.
Bruce Turner, an assistant professor of medicine at both the Thomas Jefferson University and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia, takes over from portfolio manager Jim Patricelli. He will be based in New York, working on the 1798 Fundamental Strategies and Global Equity Long/Short funds.
"Healthcare is an important sector within our multi-strategy fund and we are delighted to have Bruce's scientific as well as financial background on board," Aziz Nahas, chief investment officer, told HedgeWeek. "This is a sector in which experience of managing money married with scientific insight are immensely helpful."
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…