Friday, 19 September 2014
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Jun 26 2008 | 11:59am ET
Société Générale Asset Management has named Olivier Leclerc as CEO of its SGAM Alternative Investments subsidiary, effective June 1.
Lecler joined SGAM in January 2006, first as head of finance and operations, then as deputy to the deputy general manager for operations. He also served as chairman and CEO of SGAM Banque, which specializes in structuring for alternative investments.
SGAM AI is a wholly owned subsidiary of SocGen and manages some €41.8 billion (US$65 billion) in assets. SGAM AI’s hedge fund group manages €7.6 billion (US$11.8 billion) in fund of hedge funds, multi-strategy and single strategy hedge funds.
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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