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Dec 8 2011 | 12:58pm ET
BNP Paribas' prime brokerage is not immune to the shake-up at the top of the French bank.
Several members of the bank's prime brokerage business have been laid off, HFMWeek reports. At least three account executives were let go, and BNP has also reduced the number of client services jobs.
The axed account executives are Lissette Figueroa, Jennifer Kirdahy and Michael McCarthy. Those cuts come as BNP has lost a few prime brokerage accounts, according to HFM.
All told, BNP has about 300 people employed in prime brokerage.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...