Saturday, 30 August 2014
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Sep 10 2007 | 9:46am ET
Fund of funds shop Parker Global Strategies has hired Sam Chung as vice president, director of quantitative research and risk management. In this newly created position, Chung will be responsible for developing quantitative risk management tools and systems for the firm.
Prior to joining PGS, Chung served on the investment committee at State Street Global Alliance/SSARIS Advisors LLC. He also served as a research associate at the Center for International Securities and Derivatives Market. He will be based in the firm’s Stamford office and work closely with Virginia Parker, Parker Global‘s founder.
“Sam’s background and academic expertise are integral to our firm as we look to further develop our allocation tools and expand our research into new emerging strategies,” said Parker.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...