Monday, 20 October 2014
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Jul 18 2008 | 10:41am ET
Silver Creek Capital Management, a $9 billion fund of hedge funds, has hired Frances Orabona as director of investor relations, based in New York.
Orabona spent the last eight years at Goldman Sachs, most recently as a vice president within Goldman Sachs Asset Management, where she managed the firm's relationships with 30 corporate pension plans, representing over $20 billion in assets under management.
“We look forward to leveraging Frances' significant relationships with corporate pension funds and other institutional investors, as well as her strong knowledge of alternative investment products as we continue to expand our business,” Spencer Potts, managing director, said.
Silver Creek also has offices in Seattle and London.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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