Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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May 2 2014 | 11:14am ET
Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has a new top securities-fraud enforcer.
The Justice Department announced that Katherine Goldstein will take over the office’s Securities and Commodities Fraud Task Force. She is currently head of the general crimes unit in Manhattan, but was earlier in her career a member of the securities team.
Goldstein succeeds Marc Berger, who is leaving the prosecutor’s office to join law firm Ropes & Gray. She’ll work alongside Berger’s co-chief, Anjan Sahni.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...