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Feb 21 2012 | 1:17am ET
The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association has named Pacific Alternative Asset Management Co. co-founder and CEO Jane Buchan its new chairman.
Buchan has served on the CAIA's board since 2009. Before founding PAAMCo, she was a finance professor at Dartmouth College.
"The world continues to increase in complexity and helping investors understand the growing array of investment opportunities and risks involved is central to CAIA's mission," she said. "I am excited to continue to work with the preeminent provider of alternative investment education."
Buchan succeeds CAIA co-founder and University of Massachusetts finance professor Thomas Schneeweis as chairman.
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 ...