Thursday, 31 July 2014
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Feb 25 2014 | 10:03am ET
The new hedge fund set up by CQS' former top asset-backed securities trader has hired a Citigroup veteran.
Richard Skeet was named a portfolio manager at East Lodge Capital Partners, Bloomberg News reports. The London-based firm, founded late last year by Alistair Lumsden, aims to hire up to 14 people and hopes to raise US$250 million for its maiden fund, expected to debut later this year.
Skeet worked at Citi for a decade, trading asset-based securities. East Lodge will focus on corporate credit, direct lending and structured finance.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…