Saturday, 30 August 2014
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Jun 2 2006 | 8:24pm ET
Financial firm Jefferies & Company has hired Mark O'Donnell to the newly-created position of head of structured products within the firm's equities department. O'Donnell will work closely with Alex Wohl, who recently joined the firm as head of equity derivatives trading from Goldman Sachs. The pair has been tasked with building up Jefferies' structured products offerings, including equity swaps and over-the-counter options, equity-linked investment products and other structured products related to hedge funds.
O'Donnell was most recently with Societe Generale where he worked in the structured products division. He has worked in the securities industry for eleven years and has managed fund-linked products as well as focused on institutional equity derivatives coverage and equity-linked notes.
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 ...