Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Last updated 21 min ago
Mar 12 2009 | 4:08am ET
Lighthouse Financial Group, the New York-based investment bank and institutional securities firm, has launched Lighthouse Prime Services, a new service for hedge funds and high-frequency traders.
The new unit will offer execution and trading services for hedge funds and high-frequency trading, including launch services, execution services, multiple custodial relationships, enhanced portfolio reporting, research and a number of capital introduction platforms.
“Whereas prime brokers are cutting back on services, we are pleased to launch a comprehensive service offering to our hedge fund clients including cap intro that is now more important then ever,” said Jamie Caputo, co-head of prime services at Lighthouse.”
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 McKitish of Peddie School's 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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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