Friday, 22 May 2015
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Oct 1 2007 | 12:35pm ET
Some people just aren’t team players. Not content to continue advising his old employers at Morgan Stanley, FrontPoint Partners founder Phil Duff is striking out on his own.
Less than a year after selling seven-year-old FrontPoint to the firm he left to found it for $400 million, Duff is launching a new hedge fund this month. Robson Ventures will reportedly utilize both hedge fund and private equity strategies, calling itself “the next generation investment management company.” Reuters reports the fund will launch with some $300 million.
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…