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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.
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…
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