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Jan 27 2009 | 6:22am ET
Lasair Capital has added a hedge fund industry veteran as CFO, it told investors yesterday.
John Suglia joined the year-old hedge fund from Aeneas Capital Advisors, which he co-founded a decade ago. Prior to starting Aeneas, he worked at Moore Capital Management, where he also served as CFO. He replaces Matt Gilman, who has left Lasair.
Former Blackstone Alternative Asset Management CEO Carrie McCabe founded Lasair last year, calling it a “next generation” fund of hedge funds shop. In a letter to investors on Monday, McCabe called Suglia’s hire a “significant addition.”
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.