Gabelli Boosts Alts. Team

Sep 24 2012 | 1:03pm ET

Gabelli Securities has added a Morgan Stanley and GAM veteran to its alternative investments business.

Joel Torrance was hired to assist in the firm's alts. fund business, Gabelli said in a statement. He joins after six years spent at Morgan Stanley's Graystone Research and Alternative Investment Partners units, and formerly worked at GAM and fund of hedge funds platform CMS Companies.

"As we enter a major growth phase in our alternatives business, we are pleased to have the benefit of Joel's significant knowledge and experience in the hedge fund space," Michael Gabelli said. "He will be an important addition to our compliance team and will add depth to our risk framework."


In Depth

Q&A: Sancus Capital And The Disruption Of The CLO Market

Oct 5 2017 | 6:28pm ET

Traditional collateralized loan obligation (CLO) funds in the U.S. market can offer...

Lifestyle

CFA Institute To Add Computer Science To Exam Curriculum

May 24 2017 | 9:25pm ET

Starting in 2019, financial industry executives sitting for the coveted Chartered...

Guest Contributor

Finding Success as Alternatives Converge

Oct 9 2017 | 4:00pm ET

Rising interest among institutional investors over the past several years has led...

 

From the current issue of