Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Jul 2 2013 | 11:42am ET
Hedge Fund Moab Capital Partners has hired Michael Axon as a managing director on its investment team.
Axon comes to Moab from Southpaw Asset Management where he served as a managing director from 2007 to 2013. Prior to that, he was a senior vice president and principal on the distressed and special situations research team at CRT Capital Group. Axon began his career as a global risk management analyst at Morgan Stanley in 1992.
Founded by Perry Capital and Xerion Capital vet Michael Rothenberg, Moab is an event-driven manager with a seven-year track record and $300 million in assets under management.
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.