Sunday, 31 August 2014
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May 13 2014 | 11:28am ET
ENSO, a provider of market intelligence and analytics for fund managers, has hung its shingle in London.
The firm has has located its European headquarters—from which it will support its European hedge fund and asset management clients—in the UK capital. ENSO provides its clients data and analytics via a fully hosted SaaS platform.
Zhuofang Wei, who recently joined ENSO as EMEA director of client services, will manage the London office. She previously worked on the prime services risk team at Credit Suisse in London, where she was responsible for margin methodology and implementation, stock lending risk and risk advisory for Europe.
In the last year, ENSO’s client base has increased fivefold, and its clients now have an aggregate $250 billion-plus in AUM.
ENSO also is expanding its New York headquarters’ client services team and product development group to improve its platform and provide more analytics and data.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...