Tuesday, 21 April 2015
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May 3 2012 | 12:54am ET
The Alternative Investment Management Association, the hedge fund industry’s leading lobbying organization in Europe, has expanded to the United States.
AIMA has opened its first office in the U.S. in New York. The new base will be helmed by Katherine Wilberton, formerly of Schroders. She’ll handle event organization and the set up of local working groups to deal with regulatory and policy matters.
The new office is at Madison Avenue and 56th Street. While its AIMA’s first U.S. office, the group already has a presence in both Canada and the Cayman Islands, in addition to its London headquarters and Asia-Pacific offices in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…