Sunday, 21 September 2014
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Jun 23 2006 | 8:13pm ET
The Managed Funds Association has hired Lisa McGreevy as executive vice president and chief operating officer, a new position. McGreevy joins the hedge fund industry association from The Financial Services Roundtable, where she was executive vice president of external affairs and president of the government affairs council.
McGreevy has extensive experience in Washington. In 2004, she was named one of the top 40 lobbyists by The Hill newspaper and in 2005, the U.S. Banker named her one of the "Most Powerful Women in Washington."
In her new position, McGreevy will be responsible for the ongoing development and implementation of MFA's strategic initiatives, including those related to industry policy and educational aspects of the legislative and regulatory programs.
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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