Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Aug 29 2012 | 10:30am ET
Cambridge Associates has tapped Jeffrey D. Mansukhani as a managing director of the firm and director of the firm’s alternative assets research platform.
Based in the consultancy’s Menlo Park, Cal. office, Mansukhani, has served as a specialist consultant at Cambridge, constructing and overseeing private investment portfolios for university, foundation and other non-profit and family clients. Prior to joining the firm, he was a partner and member of the investment committee at Bay Hills Capital, a private equity fund of funds. He was previously in asset management roles at Credit Suisse First Boston and before that was an attorney at an international law firm.
In his new role, Mansukhani will oversee the expansion of the firm's Research Navigator offering, which gives investors access to a Cambridge alternative assets specialist and a continually updated online platform containing both quantitative data and qualitative insight on over 12,000 managers and funds within the firm's hedge fund and private investment manager databases.
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.