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Jun 14 2012 | 12:46pm ET
International Standard Asset Management has added some extra firepower as its assets top the US$1 billion mark.
The London-based hedge fund, headed by former Man Group CEO Stanley Fink, has named Darren Upton head of research, the Financial Times reports. Upton comes to ISAM from Fink’s old firm, he was head of trading research for the firm’s flagship, AHL.
At ISAM, Upton will lead the development of its own flagship, which, like AHL, is a quantitative strategy.
ISAM’s assets under management have doubled over the past 12 months.
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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