Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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May 30 2012 | 12:10pm ET
Brevan Howard Asset Management's top strategist for Latin America has left the hedge fund.
Mario Mesquita had run Brevan's office in São Paulo, Brazil. He is a former director of that country's central bank.
Meanwhile, the London-based hedge fund has hired Jose Oswaldo Monforte to serve as an emerging market trader this month, Bloomberg News reports. Monforte most recently worked at Banco BTG Pactual.
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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