Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Sep 19 2013 | 12:32am ET
BlueBay Asset Management has added a Moore Capital Management veteran to its sales team.
Richard Blake was named a director at the London-based hedge fund and is charged with building its alternatives business.
"I'm pleased to have Richard join BlueBay at a time when we are seeing a growing demand for our existing a new offerings in both the illiquid and liquid alternative space," BlueBay head of sales Mattias Højmark-Jensen said. "He brings a wealth of experience and will enable us to build on our strong footprint in this important market."
Blake was head of investor relations for Europe at Moore. Prior to joining that firm, he was an analyst and portfolio manager at EIM and Commerzbank Alternative Investment Strategies.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
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Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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