Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Jan 21 2008 | 9:00am ET
New York-based commodities hedge fund shop Juno Mother Earth Asset Management has expanded its research team with the hire of Alex Gorski.
Gorksi, who will serve as a research analyst focused on commodity-related global equities and key commodities, joins from investment bank Thomas Weisel Partners. At Thomas Weisel, which focuses on alternative energy and natural resources, Gorski was a founding member of the firm’s Indian subsidiary.
“Mr. Gorski’s strong equity research background across key emerging group sectors, coupled with a proven competency in company and industry analysis and a solid work ethic, will add significant value as we intensify our efforts on monitoring and research,” said managing partner Eugenio Verzili.
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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.