Wednesday, 1 October 2014
Last updated 4 hours ago
Apr 11 2013 | 9:12am ET
BlueCrest Capital Management, pledged to build an "investment-bank quality" trading team, has added a former Deutsche Bank rates trader.
William Yearick will join the US$35 billion hedge fund, Bloomberg News reports. Yearick was an interest-rate options trader at Deutsche Bank until his exit last month.
Yearick is the third Deutsche Bank veteran to join BlueCrest this year, after mortgage-debt trader John Roach and distressed-debt analyst Matt Siravo.
Prior to joining Deutsche Bank in 2008, Yearick worked at Goldman Sachs.
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…
High frequency trading is not evil, it is not a conspiracy and it really is not new; it is the natural evolution of the professional trading community making markets, providing liquidity and hopefully...