Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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Aug 11 2006 | 12:00am ET
Christopher Susanin has been named to head hedge fund Front Point Partners’ new consumer and industrials long/short equity team. Susanin joins from John Levin & Co., where he was portfolio manager of that firm’s consumer and industrial equity long /short fund.
Susanin’s analyst team at Levin will join him at FrontPoint.
“We have been searching for an investment team of this caliber and accomplishment in the consumer space,” said FrontPoint Managing Partner Gil Caffray. “We believe Chris’ unique approach, which is based on rigorous fundamental research, gives him an investment edge.
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…
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