Friday, 19 September 2014
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May 10 2012 | 10:34am ET
Prime brokerage veteran Melvyn Ford has been named head of HSBC Holdings' hedge fund services business in Asia.
Ford, who formerly led Merrill Lynch's Asian prime brokerage, was promoted to head of prime services in Asia. Leaving Merrill in 2008, Ford joined HSBC in 2010 as head of hedge-fund coverage in Asia.
HSBC launched its Asia prime brokerage just last year.
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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