Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Aug 13 2012 | 9:53am ET
The China Chapter of the Hedge Fund Association, a lobby group representing hedge funds, service providers and investors, is establishing a presence in Shanghai.
The Shanghai Chapter will be headed by Yiming Di, principal at China-focused consulting firm Schmittzehe and Partners. Born in China and is fluent in both Chinese Mandarin and English, he previously worked at ABN AMRO Singapore, Global Capital Markets.
“China’s hedge fund industry is developing quickly and the HFA is honored to be a bridge between China and the U.S. hedge fund community,” said Adam Steinberg, director of the HFA’s China Chapter, in a statement. “The HFA’s objective is to encourage education about hedge funds and to contribute to the conversation and development of the hedge fund industry in China.”
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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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