Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Last updated 53 min ago
May 8 2012 | 12:24pm ET
The Man Group has reshuffled the top leadership of its flagging flagship.
The giant listed hedge fund, whose shares are trading at a 10-year low, said that Douglas Greenig would take over as chief risk officer for the $21 billion AHL strategy. He succeeds Matthew Sargaison, who was named chief investment officer.
Greenig is a mathematician who formerly worked at RBS Greenwich Capital and Fortress Investment Group.
AHL is down 7% over the last 12 months and remains about 17% shy of its high-water mark.
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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