Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Jul 19 2012 | 10:30am ET
Citadel Investment Group has named a D.E. Shaw Group marketing executive to lead its Americas distribution effort.
John Rustum joined Citadel as a managing director in May, Financial News reports. Rustum will focus on distribution of Citadel's flagship Kensington and Wellington funds as part of his responsibility for all of Citadel Asset Management's funds.
At D.E. Shaw, where he spent seven years, Rustum was co-head of marketing and client servicing for the firm's alternative investment platform and benchmark-relative institutional asset management business. Prior to joining D.E. Shaw, Rustum was at Goldman Sachs as head of U.S. convertible sales.
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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