Friday, 27 March 2015
Last updated 1 hour ago
Sep 18 2012 | 12:58pm ET
Hedge fund Occitan Capital Partners has beefed up its investment team with four new hires.
Two of the new additions, Alexandre Capez and Othmane Akherraz, are veterans of Nomura Holdings. Capez was head of structured volatility at Nomura and Akherraz an equity derivatives trader, Financial News reports. Both are now convexity and volatility traders at Occitan.
In addition, Occitan snagged Simon Price, formerly of Lansdowne Partners, as a financials analyst, and Christopher McNally, late of RWC Partners, as a global industrials analyst.
Akherraz, Capez, McNally and Price all joined the hedge fund earlier this month.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…