Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Dec 5 2006 | 12:00pm ET
New York-based AM Investment Partners has hired Lawrence Motola, a former senior managing director at Bear Stearns, as a portfolio manager for the firm’s volatility arbitrage strategy. Prior to joining AM, Motola served as a managing director at JPMorgan where he was head of the U.S. equity proprietary positioning business.
AM Investment Partners was founded in 2001 and oversees single-strategy funds investing in convertible arbitrage, equity long/short and volatility arbitrage. The firm currently manages some $750 million in total assets.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...