Tuesday, 2 September 2014
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Mar 1 2012 | 3:53am ET
Sprott Asset Management has hired a new portfolio manager, entrusting two of its hedge funds to him.
John Wilson joined the Toronto-based fund in January. He's now lead manager of Sprott's Opportunties Hedge and Opportunities RSP funds, Sprott said this week.
"John is an experienced manager of long-short strategies with a unique track record of delivering strong risk-adjusted returns to investors," Sprott CEO Peter Grosskopf said. "We welcome his addition to the Sprott Opportunities team."
Wilson most recently worked at Cumberland Private Wealth Management, where he was chief investment officer. Early, he founded alternative investments shop DDX Capital Partners.
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 ...