Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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May 10 2013 | 12:05pm ET
The Securities and Exchange Commission's point-man on hedge fund enforcement is leaving the regulator.
Bruce Karpati will become chief compliance officer for Prudential Financial's mutual fund business, Pru said yesterday. The two sides have been in talks for months and were first linked at the beginning of March.
Karpati has led the asset-management enforcement unit for three years; since the summer, he has led it on his own, following the departure of co-chief Robert Kaplan.
"Bruce has been a pioneer in the use of complex data analysis to detect securities fraud," SEC enforcement co-chief George Canellos, himself rumored to be mulling an exit from the regulator, said.
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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