Friday, 29 August 2014
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Jun 30 2008 | 9:36am ET
The Blackstone Group has added Thomas Stoddard to its corporate advisory business as a senior managing director. Stoddard was previously a founding partner of Barrett Ellman Stoddard Capital Partners, a private equity firm focusing on the financial services sector.
Prior to fouding Barrett Ellman, Stoddard worked at DLJ and Credit Suisse, where he specialized in providing strategic merges and acquisition advice to financial services companies.
“We are delighted to have Tom join our rapidly growing financial institutions advisory practice,” said Hamilton James, president of Blackstone. “He was a true star in the FIG group at Credit Suisse. His many years of experience advising major institutions will provide a great complement to our existing expertise across the whole financial services sector.”
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...