Monday, 20 October 2014
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May 19 2008 | 2:00am ET
A pair of Lehman Brothers Asian prime brokerage executives have joined convertible arbitrage shop CQS.
Michael Schulz and Laura Hui have joined CQS as risk manager and relationship manager, respectively, in Hong Kong, Asian Investor reports. Schulz served as senior vice president for portfolio financing and risk management at Lehman. In between his two stints at Lehman, he helped found Hong Kong fund of hedge funds shop Alphatraxx.
Hui worked as a vice president in prime brokerage sales at Lehman before joining CQS.
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 McKitish of Peddie School's 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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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