Monday, 22 September 2014
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Jan 9 2008 | 2:45pm ET
Hedge fund manager GAM has added Julius Baer’s alternative risk trading team to its structured products division.
GAM, which manages some US$76 billion, said the group will be based in its Zurich, Switzerland, office. Redubbed GAM Structured Investments, the five-person team is led by Yoshiki Ohmura, who has managed structured portfolios totaling US$610 million for GAM funds of funds since 2006.
Julius Baer has owned GAM since 2005.
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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