Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Mar 23 2012 | 12:26pm ET
Caxton Associates has added a Barclays banker to its credit team.
Jason Quinn will join the New York-based hedge fund in about a month, Bloomberg News reports. Quinn was a managing director at Barclays Capital, trading auto-linked credit-default swaps and CDS indices, having joined the bank in 2008 when it acquired Lehman Brothers. At Lehman, Quinn led the U.S. high-grade flow desk.
At Caxton, which has $9.7 billion in assets, Quinn will work with former Barclays colleague Peter Agnes. Agnes, formerly head of credit opportunities at Barclays, moved to Caxton last April.
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…
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