Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Oct 15 2013 | 9:48am ET
Brevan Howard Asset Management's push to build a staff at its year-old New York office has not been without hiccups.
The US$40 billion European hedge fund giant currently employs 28 people in the Big Apple. But Shelley Goldberg, one of its first hires in the city, is no longer among them.
Goldberg left the hedge fund to work in sustainable energy, water and infrastructure investing, Reuters reports. She had joined Brevan last year from Roubini Global Economics as a commodities strategist.
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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