Monday, 20 October 2014
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Oct 14 2008 | 11:02am ET
Gottex Fund Management has added Dominique Kuettel to oversee its Swiss institutional business.
Kuettel was named a managing director at the Swiss hedge fund shop, HedgeWeek reports. He joins from UBS Wealth Management, where he was an executive director and functional product head for alternative investments and distribution in Switzerland.
In his new role, Kuettel will work in marking and business development, focusing especially on distribution in Gottex’s home country.
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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