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Oct 25 2012 | 11:03am ET
Hedge fund Sasco Energy Partners has hired a former Barclays commodities expert to lead its fundamental research effort.
Michael Zenker was named head of fundamental research at the Westport, Conn.-based firm and joined it earlier this year. He'll cover natural gas and power, Bloomberg News reports.
Sasco, which has $630 million in assets under management, was founded in 2008 by Enron veteran Todd Esse and Tom Purdy.
Zenker left Barclays last month. He was a managing director of commodities research in New York at the British bank.
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 ...