Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Jun 1 2012 | 8:52am ET
Private equity fund analysis firm Alternative Asset Risk Management has added the former president of BlackRock Japan and CEO of Barclays Global Investors Japan to its board of directors.
“We are thrilled to have Ross Hikida join AARM Corp.’s board of directors,” said Gitanjali Swamy, CEO of AARM. “Ross brings unparalleled experience in alternative and exchange-traded fund investments and decades of expertise in equity, fixed income and asset allocation strategies. His experience and insights will be of great value to AARM moving forward.”
In his former positions with BlackRock and Barclays, Hikida held executive responsibility for businesses with client assets of $200 billion, spanning the full spectrum of investment strategies.
AARM provides solutions that enable investors in private equity and other alternative assets to make, monitor and report investment decisions.
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…
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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