Friday, 27 March 2015
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Nov 20 2013 | 10:28am ET
Nano-robotics company Tauriga Sciences has named former Citadel Investment Corp. CFO John DiRocco to its business advisory board.
DiRocco will work with Tauriga on building its long-term business plan and attracting institutional investors, the New York-based company said.
"The appointment of John DiRocco to Tauriga's business advisory board provides the company with an important asset for a number of reasons," Tauriga CEO Seth Shaw said. "His extensive financial experience and outstanding career accomplishments significantly strengthen the company and its credibility as Tauriga looks forward to building a solid future."
DiRocco was Citadel's CFO from 1998 through 2005. Prior to joining the Chicago hedge fund giant, he was chief operating officer at Paloma Partners, and since leaving it, he has served in top roles at Balance Asset Management and Bell Point Capital Management. He is currently COO of New York hedge fund Reef Road Capital.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…