Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Dec 6 2006 | 12:42pm ET
Minneapolis-based hedge fund Deephaven Capital Management may be on the verge of signing a new agreement with its owners that could net its management additional millions in compensation.
Jersey City, N.J.-based trading firm Knight Capital Group bought Deephaven three years ago, and the $4 billion hedge fund contributes nearly one-quarter of Knight’s overall revenue. Now, the New York Daily News reports, Deephaven chief Colin Smith and his deputies are set to sign new, multi-million dollar contracts with Knight, keeping them at Deephaven, and setting aside rumors that Deephaven brass may have been seeking a separation or independence from Knight.
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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