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Sep 5 2013 | 11:45am ET
Former Fauchier Partners executive Dan Higgins has set up a new boutique alternative investments firm.
Higgins and two veterans of Jacob Rothschild's RIT Partners launched Marylebone Partners this week, Financial News reports. The new firm will resemble RIT, which invests in alternatives, public and private equities.
Higgins, who helped build Fauchier's fund of hedge funds business, serves as CEO. RIT's former investment director Micky Breuer-Weil and former public equities chief David Haysey will lead its investment operations.
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…
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