Tuesday, 2 September 2014
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Nov 25 2008 | 12:14pm ET
Yet another hedge fund is opening an office in Dubai to capitalize on opportunities in the region. Gottex Fund Management Holdings today said that it will open an office in Dubai following Pharos Financial Advisors’ announcement last week that it is setting up shop within the region.
In addition, Gottex appointed Wassim Nasrallah as managing director responsible for sales and marketing in the Middle Eastern region. Gottex’s Dubai office will be managed by Hashem Arouzi, a founding partner of Gottex. Nasrallah, who recently joined Gottex from Lehman Brothers, will work alongside Arouzi.
Before joining Gottex, Nasrallah worked for Lehman Brothers as head of generalist sales in Dubai for capital markets and investment management products.
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 ...