Friday, 19 September 2014
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Feb 17 2009 | 12:51am ET
Konstantinos Iordanidis was named head of Unigestion’s hedge fund division five months ago. It seems that was enough time for him.
Iordanidis has quit as managing director and head of hedge funds at Unigestion, Financial News reports. He joined the firm in Geneva, Switzerland, over the summer from Olympia Capital Management. He had been co-chief investment officer of the Paris-based firm since 2005, and had previously founded Z.I. Investments in Chicago.
At Unigestion, Iordanidis led a group of more than 40 employees in Geneva, London, Paris, Singapore and the Channel Island of Guernsey.
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.