Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Jul 21 2014 | 10:27am ET
The shakeup of Citigroup’s prime brokerage business continues with the transfer of its Asia sales and capital introductions chief to London.
Martin Visairas will take on a new senior post at Citi’s European capital introductions business, Reuters reports. The move follows Citi’s merger of its prime brokerage and fund services units last year.
Carl Davey will succeed Visairas as head of alternative sales in Asia, and Rob Baigrie as head of cap. intro. and business advisory.
Visairas has worked in Hong Kong for Citi since 2010, when he joined the firm from Old Mutual.
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…
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