Wednesday, 27 May 2015
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Mar 10 2009 | 12:27pm ET
The contraction of the Asian hedge fund industry is being felt by the region’s service providers. Prime broker Pali Holdings is closing its only office in Asia as its customers have cut back on their trading.
Pali opened the Singapore office in October 2007, Dow Jones reports. At its peak, the office employed 11 people, but that number fell to five in recent months as Pali clients curtailed their trading.
The Singapore office opened with US$8 billion in capital.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…