Tuesday, 1 December 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.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…