Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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May 30 2013 | 11:05am ET
A pair of Janus Capital Group fund managers have joined a hedge fund founded by a former colleague.
Brian Schaub and Chad Meade will run a small- and mid-cap strategy at Arrowpoint Partners, which, like Janus, is based in Denver. The firm was founded in 2007 by David Corkins, the former manager of Janus' flagship mutual fund.
At Janus, Schaub and Meade ran two of the firm's best-performing stock funds, with $7.2 billion in combined assets. Arrowpoint manages $2.2 billion.
"All of Arrowpoint is excited to bring a world-class team into the firm," Corkins said. "We have a long history with Chad and Brian and their research process is in line with ours."
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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