Thursday, 26 November 2015
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Apr 11 2012 | 10:27am ET
BlueCrest Capital Management has named a Russell Investment Group executive to lead its U.K. institutional coverage.
Greg Clerkson joined the hedge fund in January as head of global consultant relations. He reports to head of sales and marketing Bob Shea, Financial News reports.
Clerkson spent less than two years at Russell, where he had been charged with expanding that firm's hedge fund advisory business. He joined Russell in August 2010 from Royal Bank of Canada Investment Management.
BlueCrest's assets under management have nearly doubled in the past two years.
At Russell, Clerkson's responsibilities have been taken over by Nick Spencer, a director at its consulting business.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…