Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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Jul 13 2007 | 11:18am ET
Sandra Manzke, founder of fund of funds shop MAXAM Capital, has joined the board of Quant Asset Management’s QAM Asian Equities and QAM Global Equities funds as an independent director.
The founder of Tremont Capital Management, Manzke founded MAXAM in April 2005. She was responsible for the oversight of Tremont's operations and the development of Tremont's business plan. She was also a member of the Investment Advisory Board. Sandra oversaw the creation and sale of Tremont's life insurance products, which were the first to use hedge fund investments.
“Sandra is one of the leading people in the hedge fund industry and with her help in overseeing both our funds we feel that we have substantially improved our corporate governance,” according to a statement from the 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 ...