Friday, 29 August 2014
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Feb 17 2006 | 12:00am ET
Investment advisory firm Ivory Asset Management and alternatives manager FrontPoint Partners ended their collaboration this week. The firms had been working together since mid-2003.
“Both firms have agreed to a separation plan that will result in a smooth transition of services from FrontPoint to Ivory and the uninterrupted management of several absolute return strategies by Ivory,” Ivory told FINalternatives.
Monica Everett, spokeswoman for FrontPoint, said, “FrontPoint’s primary goals are protection of investor capital and providing investor choice. This transition accomplishes both.” Both firms declined to elaborate further.
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 ...