Chicago-based independent futures brokerage and clearing firm R.J. O’Brien & Associates (RJO) has hired industry veteran Daniel Staniford as Executive Director, responsible for the firm’s institutional business development in New York and London.
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Aug 5 2014 | 10:54am ET
Joseph Iskowitz has joined Kleinberg, Kaplan, Wolff & Cohen as a partner in the hedge fund practice.
Previously a partner in the New York office of Katten Muchin Rosenman, Iskowitz focuses his practice on the formation and structuring of domestic and offshore investment funds, including hedge funds and private equity funds, and advises funds on operational, securities, corporate and compliance issues. He also represents fund managers, investors and third-party marketers of private investment pools.
“Joseph brings extensive knowledge and a strong track record of helping funds navigate their way through complex operational, regulatory and compliance issues,” said Eric Wagner, chair of the firm’s corporate department, in a statement. “The hedge fund industry has experienced strong growth this year, with regulation and compliance becoming increasingly important for funds of all sizes and levels of complexity. Joseph’s skills are a great fit for our firm and will further enhance our practice.”