Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Feb 13 2012 | 4:51am ET
The Man Group has named a head of commodities of its new Systematic Strategies unit.
Scott Kerson joined the hedge fund giant in London in November, Bloomberg News reports. He formerly worked at hedge funds Ospraie Management and Amaranth Advisors, and most recently ran his own quantitative commodity consultancy, Alpha Dog Commodities.
Kerson reports to Sandy Rattray, the former Goldman Sachs managing director who heads Man Systematic Strategies.
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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