Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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May 8 2013 | 8:45am ET
Yassir Benjelloum-Touimi is surrounding himself with familiar faces at his new hedge fund.
The former head of European credit flow trading at UBS has hired at least four former members of his desk at the bank to join Arcade Capital Partners. The London-based credit hedge fund is set to debut in the third quarter with more than US$100 million.
And when it does, Anouar Bahbouhi, Edward Brunni, Russell Feldman and Victor Martinez will be there with Benjelloum-Touimi, Financial News reports.
Bahbouhi was a credit index and options trader at UBS, Brunni head of investment-grade corporates, Feldman a European analyst and Martinez a global financials and sovereigns trader.
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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