Sunday, 29 March 2015
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Sep 11 2013 | 8:01am ET
Polygon Global Partners has hired Doug Ross to lead the $10 billion multi-asset manager’s North American business development efforts.
In Ross’ new role, he will focus on marketing Polygon’s hedge fund products. The group boasts a growing range of hedge fund products including European equities, convertible bonds, mining equities, distressed credit, as well as a CLO business and a partnership in a real estate business. This is a newly-created position and Ross will be based in New York.
Ross has held similar positions at Field Street Capital, a $1 billion global macro fund operator, and at Normandy Hill. Before Normandy Hill, Ross worked at Tiger Management and Vega Asset Management, where he performed various duties related to its hedge fund-seeding business, including manager selection.
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…