Mutual Fund Firm Adds Biz. Dev. Head, Eyes More Hedge Strats.

Jun 14 2013 | 9:59am ET

Catalyst Capital Advisors has added a business development chief to boost its hedge-like mutual fund business.

George Amrhein joins from Beacon Advisors. He's charged with building Catalyst's distribution relationships, but also with building up its stable of mutual funds employing hedge fund-like strategies.

"Last year, Catalyst reorganized an event-arbitrage hedge fund with an outstanding 15 year performance history and converted it to the Catalyst Event Arbitrage mutual fund," CEO Jerry Szilagyi said. "George will play a lead role in bringing additional hedge fund strategies into the Catalyst mutual funds family."


In Depth

Fundraising for Mid-Sized PE Funds: Should You Use a Registered B/D?

Dec 6 2016 | 7:18pm ET

When does a fund sponsor need to use a registered broker/dealer when raising capital...

Lifestyle

Trump Attends 'Villains and Heroes' Costume Party Dressed As...Himself

Dec 5 2016 | 11:16pm ET

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump attended a "Villains and Heroes" costume party...

Guest Contributor

A Hard Look At Your ‘Soft’ Hedge Fund Marketing Information

Dec 8 2016 | 9:03pm ET

Conventional wisdom holds that due diligence examines quantitative as well as qualitative...

 

From the current issue of

Since the inception of Modern Trader, a core editorial theme has centered on the wisdom and power of crowds. Editorial emphasis has focused on companies and projects engaged in the collection and analysis of information. 

AVAILABLE NOW at BARNES & NOBLE

NEWSTAND LOCATOR