Friday, 19 September 2014
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Feb 24 2012 | 4:28am ET
Hedge fund consultancy Atrato Advisors continues to grow in the wake of its third anniversary—and its first set of institutional mandates.
The New York-based firm has hired Jinah Jang as an analyst. Jang joins from fund of hedge funds Argus Advisors. The quantitative specialist previously worked at Schafer Cullen Capital Management.
In addition, Atrato has promoted Mike Boensch to director of research, HedgeWeek reports.
Atrato recently inked its first few institutional clients, among them a national non-profit organization and a global financial institution. The firm had previously dealt almost exclusively with family offices and independent wealth advisors.
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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