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Apr 24 2012 | 5:50am ET
Kenmar Group and Olympia Capital Management have announced plans to merge and create a global fund of hedge funds business.
The new Kenmar Olympia Group will have a combined $3.3 billion in assets under management and offices in New York, Paris, London, Geneva and Zürich, Switzerland, and Singapore. The deal is expected to close in July, pending regulatory approval.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Olympia Group of Companies CEO Sergio Heuer will serve as president and CEO of the combined company. Kenmar co-founders Kenneth Shewer and Marc Goodman will be its co-executive chairmen and global co-chief investment officers.
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 ...