Wednesday, 1 April 2015
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Nov 15 2006 | 11:39am ET
DPM Mellon CEO Robert Aaron has been elected to serve a second term as chairman of hedge funds’ principal lobby group in Washington, the Managed Funds Association.
He’ll be joined on the board of directors by four new faces, each elected to a two-year term: Jolyne Caruso of Lehman Brothers absolute return strategies, Robert Caruso of Highbridge Capital Management, George Hall of the Clinton Group and Tracy-Wills Zapata of Campbell & Co.
“MFA’s mission is to preserve an environment that fosters ingenuity and opportunity for managers and their investors,” Aaron said. “Our new board of directors represents a cross-section of some of the best talent in the industry, and is dedicated to forming policy that will allow the industry to thrive.”
Four other directors were reelected: Philip Duff of FrontPoint Partners, Patrick Egan of Morgan Stanley Managed Futures, Kevin Shannon of Moore Capital Management and John Torell of Tudor Investment Corp.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
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…