Jun 23 2006 | 8:31pm ET
Stanford University boasts an impressive roster of entrepreneurial alumnae. Now, two of the university's Ph.D students are hoping to make their mark on the financial world even before they graduate.
Oren Shiran and Stefan Tang have taken leave from the school's computational and financial mathematics program and are utilizing their quantitative skills to manage money in the real world. Last August, the two twenty-something-year-olds launched QMHF Capital Management, a long-short hedge fund that employs a directional-quantitative strategy.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…