Monday, 30 March 2015
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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.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…