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Apr 8 2013 | 9:52am ET
Lipper's global head of investment research has joined Denver-based Curian Capital to lead its new alternative investments group.
Gabriel Burstein, who also oversaw hedge fund and mutual fund research at Lipper, was named head of Curian's investment strategy group. In addition to alternatives, the unit will handle asset allocation, market strategy and manager research.
Burstein will also lead the business' portfolio and product construction effort.
Burstein is a former head of HSBC Securities and the bank's relative-value strategy research group. He also formerly led Daiwa Securities' specialized research for hedge fund strategies and worked in global macro and proprietary trading posts at Goldman Sachs and Merrill Lynch.
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 ...