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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.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...