Wednesday, 6 May 2015
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Jun 3 2014 | 2:31am ET
UBS has turned to a former hedge fund manager to lead its wealth management business.
Mark Haefele was named global chief investment officer of wealth management and private banking yesterday. He succeeds his current boss, Alexander Friedman.
Haefele will be charged with identifying investment vehicles and overseeing asset management.
Haefele joined UBS three years ago alongside Friedman, whom he has known since college. Prior to his start at the Swiss bank, Haefele co-founded quantitative sports-betting hedge fund Sonic Funds and was a managing director at Matrix Capital Management.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…