Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Jan 10 2007 | 11:31am ET
Legal & General, the investment arm of British life insurer L&G Investment Management, has appointed Ian King, a former hedge fund executive, as head of its active European equities. Last year, King was involved in establishing KDR Europe, a European equity hedge fund.
Prior to KDR, King served as chief investment strategist for American Express Asset Management.
L&G Investment Management currently manages some £218 billion pounds (US$421.7 billion) in 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…
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