Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Jan 5 2012 | 12:10pm ET
Black Diamond Capital Management has hired a former Och-Ziff Capital Management portfolio manager to help lead its hedge fund platform.
Kenneth Rubin was named a senior managing director and portfolio manager at the $10 billion Greenwich, Conn.-based firm. He'll head up Black Diamond's hedge fund platform alongside managing principal Stephen Deckoff.
A lawyer by trade, Rubin managed U.S. corporate credit assets at Och-Ziff, which he joined from Cerberus Capital Management. At Cerberus, he focused on stressed and distressed investing.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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