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Jul 2 2008 | 11:00am ET
Quantitative multi-strategy shop Horton Point Capital Management has appointed Marc Weiden as director of operations, overseeing all fund operations.
Prior to joining Horton Point, Weiden served as the director of operations at Merrill Lynch’s internal $3 billion multi-strategy hedge fund, managing all day-to-day activities. Previously, he spent over 12 years at Soros Fund Management as in the same capacity.
“Marc’s deep expertise in all aspects of operations is a tremendous asset to our firm,” said Dimitri Sogoloff, president and CEO of Horton Point. “His considerable experience has contributed to the operational excellence of two very large hedge fund organizations. We expect that his broad knowledge and management experience will greatly enhance our infrastructure and operational capabilities.”
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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