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Sep 19 2007 | 8:18am ET
Stoking rumors that it is preparing to go public, Chicago hedge fund giant Citadel Investment Group has hired Goldman Sachs’ head of investor relations.
John Andrews joins Citadel as a managing director. It is unclear what his precise role will be; Citadel said Scott Rafferty, its current investor relations chief, will remain its chief fundraiser.
Andrews joined Goldman in 1999, just before its initial public offering.
Andrews’ departure follows that of Goldman U.S. public relations head Peter Rose, who joined private equity giant The Blackstone Group in August.
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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