Tuesday, 23 September 2014
Last updated 9 hours ago
Mar 10 2006 | 12:00am ET
The Mid-Atlantic Hedge Fund Association has named three new directors to its board. The new directors, who were elected for a three-year term,are Carlton Byrd, managing director of RLJ Select Investments; Brian Glanz, investment officer of the City of Philadelphia Board of Pensions and Retirement; and Nabil Shurafa of Mount Lucas Management Corp.
Additionally, eight incumbent directors were re-elected: Lawrence Chiarello, director, Gartmore Riverview; Christopher Geczy, assistant professor of finance, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Monica Martine, principal, Banc of America Securities Prime Brokerage; Andrew Russin, president, JR Capital Partners; James Stangroom, CPA, Arthur Bell & Associates; Holly Singer, president, HS Marketing; Brian Vargo, counsel, Dechert LLP; and Neal Wilson, chief operating officer, EJF Capital. The three new directors replace three directors that had each served three year-terms: Jerry Barbara of PFPC International; Wayne Grover of Downtown Associates; and David Gallagher of Chartwell Investment Partners.
The Mid-Atlantic Hedge Fund Association was founded in 2002 to promote industry development and to serve as a resource for managers, investors, service providers and academics in the mid-Atlantic U.S. region.
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.