Monday, 20 October 2014
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Jun 12 2014 | 7:22am ET by Deirdre Brennan
Yesterday, I had the distinct pleasure of seeing PAAMCO’s Stephen Oxley dressed in a powdered wig and flouncy shirt. While this outfit would be out of place at the asset management firm’s offices, Oxley’s outfit was perfect for the intimate setting of St. James Theatre in London.
Oxley, money management executive by day, thespian by night, is performing his one-man play – Tristram Shandy: Conception, Cock & Bull – from now through Saturday. Oxley, a classically trained Shakespearean actor, is absolutely riveting, witty, irreverent and at times at bit naughty in his portrayal of the 18th century fictional character.
If you are in London this week I highly recommend grabbing a few friends or colleagues and making an evening of it.
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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