Monday, 22 September 2014
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Oct 12 2006 | 3:16pm ET
AIG Global Investment Group has hired Ion Bogdaneris as managing director of Alternative Investments Europe.
In this position, Bogdaneris will oversee a wide range of alternative investment strategies for AIGGIG. He will be located in AIGGIG’s London office and report to New York-based Robert Thompson, senior managing director and head of global alternative investments.
Bogdaneris joins AIGGIG from The Blackstone Group, where he served as senior advisor in the London office. Prior to Blackstone, Bogdaneris served as chief executive officer of The Kistefos Group, a privately controlled Norwegian investment group with a $750 million portfolio consisting of publicly-listed, private equity and venture capital investments.
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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