Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Feb 13 2009 | 3:46am ET
London-based hedge fund NewSmith Capital Partners has bid farewell to a pair of employees, including one of its partners.
Partner Jeremy Silewicz left at the end of last year, Reuters reports. He had worked on the firm’s marketing efforts after a period as portfolio manager of NewSmith’s European fund. He joined the hedge fund in March 2007.
Also out at NewSmith is Andrew Irving, who worked on the firm’s operations team.
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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
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.