Thursday, 23 October 2014
Last updated 4 hours ago
Sep 18 2013 | 10:33am ET
The head of Credit Suisse Group's hedge fund strategic services business has joined boutique investment bank GreensLedge.
Lesley Goldwasser was named a managing partner in GreensLedge's New York office. The bank focuses on structured finance and alternative investments.
Goldwasser most recently led the Credit Suisse unit that offers long-term financing to hedge funds. She returned to that bank in 2010, after two years at hedge fund Irving Place Capital.
"Leslie brings a tremendous amount of experience to GreensLedge across a variety of investment-banking disciplines and joins us at a time when we are expanding our activities with participants in the hedge fund, specialty finance and alternative asset management community," GreensLedge managing partner Ken Wormser said.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...