Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Aug 21 2012 | 1:15pm ET
A top UBS banker is leaving the bank after just a year to launch a hedge fund.
Eric Rosen will start a credit hedge fund, Bloomberg News reports. His exit from UBS comes as the bank begins to reduce its fixed-income trading.
Rosen, who will leave UBS next month, is co-head of fixed-income, currencies and commodities. His co-head, Matthew Zola, will take sole control of the division following Rosen's exit.
Rosen joined UBS after more than a decade at JPMorgan Chase, where he worked from 1997 through 2010 and rose to head of North American credit trading.
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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