Friday, 27 March 2015
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Jul 18 2013 | 10:33am ET
ConvergEx Group, a provider of global brokerage and trading-related services, has named Gregory B. Pearce to oversee the Midwestern expansion of its Prime Services business.
Pearce brings over 15 years of sales and capital raising experience to his new post. Prior to joining ConvergEx, he was a managing director at Continental Advisors. Before that, he worked with the institutional sales groups at Susquehanna Financial Group and Sanford C. Bernstein.
Pearce, who has been named senior vice president of sales, will be based in Chicago.
“We are very glad to add Greg to the team. We have seen a great deal of recent growth in our Midwest operations and Greg’s in-depth industry knowledge and proven track record raising capital for hedge funds will be invaluable to our expanding client base,” said Douglas M. Nelson, chief executive officer of ConvergEx Prime Services.
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…