Monday, 20 October 2014
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Oct 14 2013 | 10:26am ET
Hedge fund administrator SS&C Technologies has added a former IBM executive to its board of directors.
Michael Daniels retired from the technology giant, where he led its global services business, last year. He spent more than 36 years at the company.
"Michael Daniels is widely recognized for his contribution in helping to build IBM's Global Services business. He brings significant knowledge and a wealth of expertise gained over his extensive career at IBM," SS&C CEO Bill Stone said. "His contribution as a member of the SS&C Board will be invaluable as we continue building a global business built on world class systems and integrating them with subject matter expertise."
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…
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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