Friday, 29 August 2014
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Feb 1 2012 | 7:56am ET
Brokerage firm JonesTrading Institutional Services has named industry veteran Seth Michaels as managing director and head of its advisor services business.
Michaels has over 20 years’ experience in prime brokerage and equity finance, most recently managing all aspects of Barclays’ high-net-worth client financing business including margin, repo and securities lending. Michaels previously managed Neuberger Berman Clearing Services (a Lehman Brothers company) which provided execution, reporting, custody and clearing services to correspondent broker dealers, registered investment advisors and hedge funds.
Said Packy Jones, chairman and CEO of JonesTrading, in a statement: “JonesTrading is well suited to provide the growing investment advisor and related customer segments superior execution and the services they need. We have a broad and growing product set and a deep bench of experts who apply the JonesTrading model to our clients. Seth Michaels will focus our core strengths in this growing market, building on his client relationships and market insights.”
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 ...