Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Nov 2 2012 | 2:19am ET
British accounting firm Throgmorton has nabbed a top hedge fund tax specialist from rival Ernst & Young.
Neil Oliver was named tax director at Throgmorton. He will lead the firm's effort to expand its alternative investments client base.
A former chairman of the Alternative Investment Management Association's tax committee, Oliver spend 24 years at E&Y, including two leading its effort in Jersey, in the Channel Islands, home to many offshore hedge funds.
"Neil brings with him invaluable experience at the highest level, and we see his joining as a natural development for Throgmorton," CEO Andrew Rubio said. "His ambitions are aligned with ours as we expand the resources available to our clients and provide a comprehensive outsourced tax service for the alternative investment management community."
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 McKitish of Peddie School's 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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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