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Feb 13 2008 | 7:56am ET
Hedge fund Strategic Value Partners has lured a top Merrill Lynch distressed debt trader. Graham Goldsmith is joining the Greenwich, Conn.-based shop run by his former colleague, Victor Khosla, Bloomberg News reports.
Khosla, who established a distressed debt trading desk as a managing director at Merrill, founder Strategic Value in 2001. The firm manages about $5 billion.
Merrill reportedly sought to hold on to Goldsmith, who served as head of corporate principal investments. Goldsmith had been with the Wall Street giant since 1994.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...