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Jan 6 2012 | 9:54am ET
Steven Cohen is adding some more firepower to his own team at SAC Capital Advisors.
Cohen is moving industrials trader Charles Simonian onto the so-called Cohen Account, personally overseen by Cohen and managing about $3 billion of the $14 billion firm's assets. Simonian will oversee the account's industrials trading with longtime Cohen protégé Chandler Blockage, Reuters reports.
Simonian has worked at SAC's Sigma Capital group since joining the firm in 2008. He formerly managed his own hedge fund, Exton Capital.
SAC returned about 8% last year.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…