Wednesday, 27 May 2015
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Dec 10 2013 | 11:23am ET
The Alternative Investment Management Association has new leadership atop its investor steering committee.
Michelle McGregor-Smith, CEO of British Airways Pension Management, and Kurt Silberstein of US Bank's Ascent Private Capital Management, were named chair and deputy chair of the committee, the hedge-fund lobbying group said. The ISC includes more than 20 institutional investors.
McGregor-Smith and Silbertstein—the latter until two years ago head of the California Public Employees' Retirement System's hedge fund program—"have been among ISC's strongest supporters in recent years," AIMA CEO Andrew Baker said.
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…