Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Jul 16 2008 | 11:06am ET
A trio of client relations specialist has left hedge fund GAM for Rothschild Private Banking & Trust.
James Fairbairn, Nicholas Barran and Richard Jennings are to join the private bank from the Julius Baer hedge fund arm in the fall. The three will serve as senior client advisers, with Fairburn and Jennings working in London and Barran working in Leeds, in northern England.
In addition to their client relations duties, the three, and Fairbairn especially, played U.K. business development roles.
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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