Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Apr 3 2013 | 10:11am ET
Millennium Management has named Barclays' prime brokerage chief to a top role at the hedge fund.
Ajay Nagpal will become Millennium's chief operating officer in July, Absolute Return reports. His arrival will see current co-president and COO Terry Feeney become the firm's sole president. His co-president, chief risk officer David Nolan, will become vice chairman, alongside current vice chairman Simon Lorne, Millennium's general counsel.
Nagpal took over as head of prime brokerage when Barclays bought Lehman Brothers' hedge fund services business. Prior to Lehman's collapse, he was head of equity sales at its prime brokerage.
Barclays has not named a successor to Nagpal.
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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