Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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Nov 17 2011 | 1:01pm ET
Hedge fund EJF Capital is joining its peers in turning east.
The Virginia-based firm, headed by Freidman Billings Ramsey founder Emanuel Friedman, has launched a Greater China hedge fund, HFMWeek reports. The debut follows the return to EJF of portfolio manager Victor Li.
Li, who formerly managed EJF's Healthcare and Life Sciences funds, spent the past two years at China Southern Fund Management. At China Southern, he managed China's first qualified domestic institutional investor mutual fund.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…