Thursday, 2 October 2014
Last updated 19 min ago
Mar 12 2012 | 12:25pm ET
The Blackstone Group's placement agency has lost another top executive in London.
Chris Leach is leaving—or has already left—Park Hill Group, Financial News reports. A managing partner at the firm, he covered fund distribution, joining in 2007 from UBS with Justin Bower to co-head its London office.
Bower left Park Hill in 2010 to launch FirstPoint Equity.
Leach was head of UBS' private equity fund group before his exit for Park Hill.
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…
High frequency trading is not evil, it is not a conspiracy and it really is not new; it is the natural evolution of the professional trading community making markets, providing liquidity and hopefully...