Sunday, 14 September 2014
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Aug 3 2007 | 11:52am ET
London-based hedge fund Brevan Howard has hired a derivatives veteran to set up an alternative collateralized debt obligation business.
Stephane Diederich is set to join Brevan on Sept. 19 as a partner after 13 years at Credit Suisse. For the past three years, he has been a member of the firm’s equity derivatives team, first in institutional sales, and, starting this year, as head of equity derivatives product management.
Brevan’s planned alternative CDO business is expected to focus on non-credit underlying assets.
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…
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