Friday, 19 September 2014
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Jun 19 2013 | 9:06am ET
A hedge fund led by a Centaurus Advisors alumnus has hired a natural-gas trader from Citadel Investment Group.
Skylar Capital Management added Loftus Fitzwater, it told Bloomberg News. Fitzwater formerly worked at Citadel, Fortis Energy Marketing & Trading and Enron Corp.
Bill Perkins founded Houston-based Skylar last year after Centaurus founder John Arnold retired and shuttered the hedge fund.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.