Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Jul 13 2012 | 11:53am ET
Credit Suisse has hired a prime brokerage veteran to help bolster its relationships with its biggest hedge fund clients.
Neil Sherman was named a managing director on the Swiss bank's key account management team, Dow Jones Newswires reports. Sherman joins from JPMorgan Chase, where he headed global sales organization at its prime brokerage.
Sherman joined JPMorgan in 2006 from Lehman Brothers, where he also worked in prime brokerage.
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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.