Thursday, 26 March 2015
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Dec 6 2011 | 11:19am ET
BTIG, broker-dealer to the alternatives industry, has expanded its global trading team with hires in Australia and the United States.
BTIF Australia has tapped Leo Borovilas and Andrew Best as a senior traders on the institutional sales desk.
Borovilas has 20 years’ experience in the finance industry, having held senior positions at Austock Securities, Bell Potter and JP Morgan. He’s worked across Asia Pacific, U.S. and UK markets.
Best, with 17 years’ trading experience, has held management positions at JP Morgan Securities, Citigroup Global Markets and Macquarie Equities.
“We are excited by the addition of Leo and Andrew,” said Paul Brech, BTIG Australia CEO. “They will play a significant role in the continued expansion of not only our business in Australia, but also contribute to BTIG’s global presence.”
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…