Saturday, 28 March 2015
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May 16 2012 | 10:27am ET
Virginia-based third-party hedge fund marketer Agecroft Partners, has hired industry vet Cara Fleckenstein as a managing director.
Fleckenstein brings considerable institutional hedge fund experience to Agecroft Partners, including marketing at a multi-billion dollar hedge fund, capital introduction at Bank of America, institutional options sales at Citibank and options market-making at Societe Generale.
Her new responsibilities will include assisting with due diligence on potential client hedge fund clients and introducing those clients to large institutional investors located within the Western/Southern United States, Latin America, Middle East and Asia. She will be based in New York.
“Cara is a wonderful addition to our firm,” said Agecroft Managing Partner Don Steinbrugge, “Our business model is to introduce top quality hedge funds in a consultative manner to large institutional investors. It is imperative that the members of our firm are highly technically competent. In addition, Cara has a reputation of having high integrity and strong ethical standards which are vital characteristics to build the long term reputation of our firm.”
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
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…