Monday, 30 November 2015
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May 28 2008 | 2:00am ET
UBS’ top commodities executive is leaving the firm to join a new hedge fund.
Hunter Shively, global co-head of commodities at UBS for the past seven months, is going to Sasco Energy Partners, founded by Todd Esse, Shivley’s one-time colleague at Enron Corp.
Westport, Conn.-based Sasco hopes to raise $750 million for an energy futures fund.
Shively will remain at UBS for two months before handing the reins to co-head Todd Morakis.
Prior to joining UBS, Shively helped build Enron’s natural gas trading program. In 2004, the year he joined UBS, he settled Commodity Futures Trading Commission charges of price manipulation.
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…