Friday, 27 March 2015
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Dec 19 2013 | 2:33am ET
A major hedge-fund industry group has picked a pair of new leaders in the Cayman Islands.
The Hedge Fund Association said Christina Bodden and Colin Nicholson would serve as co-directors of its chapter in the offshore haven. Bodden is a partner at law firm Maples and Calder, while Nicholson works at KPMG.
“Due to investor demand and increased government oversight, improving transparency and educating managers about the evolving regulatory environment are key themes for the HFA, as well as our local alternative investments industry,” Nicholson said. "I am honored to be involved in a leadership capacity for the HFA, one of the most prominent non-profit hedge fund associations, and a group whose mission is to speak up for and unite all industry participants."
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…