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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.”
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 ...