Cross River founder and managing partner Rich Murphy spoke recently with FINalternatives senior reporter Mary Campbell about the firm's private equity-like approach to investing , the attractions of small cap companies and a recent Cross River success .
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Singapore companies ... Head of Credit Research for Asia ex-Japan at Schroders Investment Management. The structure of Singapore’s capital markets has left them particularly vulnerable as global trade cools and Chinese growth.
I ran both international trading and U.S. trading for the fund, and then I ended up getting pretty heavily involved in the risk management side of things there, where I would help to hedge the portfolio. So your job had you travelling a lot and leaving.
A successful rerun within 60 days will need compromise on a better electoral commission, more accountable policing and more effective management of the high-stakes ... resignation of six officials, including Ezra Chiloba, the Commission's chief executive.
It's estimated that women manage only 3% of the $1.5 trillion invested worldwide in hedge funds. That makes Pamela Lawrence a rarity—she's the co-founder of a distressed debt hedge fund, Restoration Capital Management , which has $385 million in assets .
Wesley R. Gray (@alphaarchitect) is the CEO and CIO of Alpha Architect, a quantitative asset manager based near Philadelphia. There has been an explosion in free, high-quality research produced by financial professionals in the blogosphere. The biggest .
His latest venture is Paramount Access Advisors, a closed-end management investment company that is about to launch a 1940 Act registered fund of hedge funds. Butowsky says the new fund, set to ... [W]e've accomplished that by investing …20 to 25.
That means that gains in overseas investments will not be so easy in upcoming months. ''A year ago, you could have invested in anything overseas,'' said Ezra Zask, vice president ... the end of any long trend - you risk that you've waited too long.
Peter Lazaroff (@peterlazaroff) is chief investment officer at Plancorp and blogs at peterlazaroff.com. People change advisers all the time, but they don't always consider the various costs they incur in the process. Some costs may be unavoidable if.
We may increase our risk of an early, expensive, and gruesome death by smoking cigarettes. Rife with overconfidence, we may buy lottery tickets and invest in hedge funds. In the face of copious and explicit information about how we deviate from.
In the ultimate seal of approval in the asset management world, liquid alternative investments are getting their own benchmarks, which means some ... point down the road,” said company founder Ezra Zask. “Clearly, we now have enough liquid alts out.
It spun off Citi Capital Advisors at the beginning of March; the firm is now called Napier Park Global ... s Ezra Zask again, right at the top of the article: Jonathan Dorfman and James O’Brien are among executives who got 75 percent of the investment.
The hedge fund and alternative investment industry is likely ... transparency, risk management, investor relations, derivatives, due diligence, and capital requirements. Zask: Yes, in some shape or form. The majority of time spent over the last few.
A Manhattan hedge fund honcho who authored several financial strategy books, pleaded guilty today to using his home computer to download child pornography. Ezra Zask ... is the author of “Global Investment Risk Management,” “The E-Finance Report.
BOSTON & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (NYSE: AMG), a global asset management company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a majority equity interest in Veritas Asset Management LLP (“Veritas”). After the.