Thursday, 26 November 2015
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Jan 22 2008 | 8:57am ET
British hedge fund manager Polar Capital has added Société Générale’s Alastair Smith to its sales team.
Smith, who led hedge fund sales to Europe and the Middle East at Société Générale Asset Management, will focus on the U.S. and Swiss markets at Polar. Before joining SGAM, he worked at Aspect Capital, GAM and the Man Group.
Polar managed over US$3.6bn in assets in both long and long/short strategies as of the end of November 2007.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…