Monday, 20 October 2014
Last updated 34 min ago
Apr 30 2014 | 11:10am ET
Winton Capital Management has set up shop in Australia.
The hedge fund opened an office in Sydney on Monday. Winton named senior investment specialist Andrew Grimes to lead the base.
“By opening a local office, [Winton] is demonstrating a long-term commitment to offer dedicated service to our Australian investors,” Grimes said.
Grimes has been an institutional investment specialist at Platinum Asset Management before moving to Winton.
The Sydney office is one of three new international bases that Winton plans to open this year. The firm will also set up shop in New York and Tokyo.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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