Category Archives: People Moves

Throgmorton UK Appoints New Business Development Director

Throgmorton, one of the UK’s largest specialist accountancy and back office service providers, has announced the hire of Denis Jackson as the firm’s Business Development Director to lead the company’s drive into new markets. The appointment comes as Throgmorton continues […]

Hedge Fund People: Blackstone Appoints Paul Quinlan As CFO Of Mortgage Division

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Paul D. Quinlan, a former director at Merrill Lynch and managing director in the finance division of hedge fund investment giant Blackstone Group, has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. “We […]

AIMA announces new Chair and Deputy Chair of Investor Steering Committee

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – The global hedge fund association(AIMA) has announced a new Chair and Deputy Chair of the AIMA Investor Steering Committee (ISC), which features leading institutional investors in hedge funds from around the world and undertakes educational initiatives. […]

Hedge Fund People: Jennifer Drake Joins Brevan Howard Spinn Off

New York (Hedgeco.Net) – Jennifer Drake, a former Managing Director Goldman Sachs, has joined DW Investment Management. The $5bn company is the investment manager of the Brevan Howard Credit Value and the Brevan Howard Credit Catalysts Master Fund. DWIM was founded by […]

Hedge Funds Are Making Their Move Into Puerto Rico

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – After a huge plunge in Puerto Rico’s bond prices over the summer, hedge funds are desperate to get their foot in the door. Hedge fund investor Fairbridge Capital Partners has purchased the Puerto Rico based brokerage […]

People Moves: Hedge Fund Veteran Lionel Erdely Joins Investcorp

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Industry veteran Lionel Erdely has joined Investcorp’s New York-based hedge fund group as Head of Hedge Funds and Chief Investment Officer. Erdely joins Investcorp from Lyxor Asset Management, a subsidiary of Societe Generale Group with approximately $100 […]

Custom House Global Fund Services Opens New York Office

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Hedge fund service provider Custom House Global Fund Services, has opened a New York office and expanded their business development team in anticipation of growth in the region. Custom House now has seven global locations, over […]

Neuberger Berman Launches US Emerging Markets Hedge Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – One of the world’s leading employee-controlled money managers, Neuberger Berman Group LLC,  has launched the Neuberger Berman Emerging Markets Income Fund for its US investors. “We believe the structural case for emerging markets debt (EMD) remains strong, […]

Hedge Fund People: Managed Funds Association Announces 2013-2014 Board of Directors

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – The Washington-based Managed Funds Association (MFA), unanimously elected John R. Torell, IV, the managing director and chief financial officer at Tudor Investment Corporation, as its Chair. As a representative of the global community of hedge fund […]

SYZ Asset Management hires Ian Penrose as Distribution Director for the UK

SYZ Asset Management, the institutional asset management arm of the Swiss banking Group SYZ & CO, has announced today the appointment of Ian Penrose as Distribution Director for the UK to promote SYZ Asset Management’s (SYZ AM) capabilities, including the […]

People Moves: Prominent Hedge Fund Attorney Joins NY’s Murphy & McGonigle

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Former director at Merrill Lynch and Senior Counsel in the Division of Enforcement at the SEC, Lindi Beaudreault, has joined Murphy & McGonigle as a partner in its New York office. “We have known Lindi for many years and […]

People Moves: Investcorp Hires Former Lehman, Goldman, Credit and Equity Hedge Fund Specialist

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Investcorp’s US-based hedge fund business has hired Elena Ranguelova as Head of Credit and Equity Strategies, the WSJ reports. “Ms. Ranguelova will be responsible for supporting the growth of both investments in emerging managers and the […]