Tuesday, 2 September 2014
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Oct 16 2013 | 10:09am ET
Consultancy KB Associates has added an expert in hedge-fund startups.
Peter Northcott was named an executive director at the firm's London office and will offer start-up, due-diligence and change management advice to hedge fund clients in the British capital. He joins the firm from Mako Global Investors, where he was chief operating officer.
"I am delighted to be joining KB Associates, which has an outstanding reputation for advising and supporting hedge funds and hedge fund managers," Northcott said. "I am looking forward to helping our clients, in what is a challenging environment, to successfully execute launches and attract investors."
In addition to Mako, Northcott has a long background in hedge funds, and formerly worked at Apollo Global Management, Caliburn Capital Partners and Mulvaney Capital Management, in addition to posts at ANZ, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan Chase.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...