Wednesday, 1 April 2015
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Mar 24 2008 | 12:53pm ET
New York hedge fund Wooster Asset Management has hired three professionals as the burgeoning firm prepares to move to larger quarters.
Wooster has added Yong Han-Lee and Shankar Narayanan to its research team, while Diana Rhodes has been named manager for operations and finance.
Han-Lee, a physics Ph.D., will serve as quantitative analyst focused on trading strategies and execution. He joins the firm from foreign exchange hedge fund Apollo Systems Research Corp., and previously worked at Millennium Partners.
Narayanan was named Wooster’s risk manager as part of its research team. He joins from MSCI Barra, where he was a senior research associate in alternative investments.
Rhodes joins Wooster from Harbor Advisors, where she was a trader and operations manager.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…