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Apr 18 2012 | 11:54am ET
Ramius has hired quantitative trading veteran Eric Greenhut to head its own such effort.
The Cowen Group hedge fund subsidiary said Greenhut was named a managing director. He'll handle management and development of Ramius' quantitative trading group, reporting directly to the hedge fund's CEO, Thomas Strauss.
Prior to joining Ramius, Greenhut worked at Hut Trading, Hut Capital and BNP Paribas/Cooper Neff.
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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