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Millennium, with more than 2,500 employees in the U.S., Europe and Asia, plans to fill the vacancy by promoting someone from within, a source said. Wed, Asia-focused equity shop Sixteenth Street Capital continues to attract investors. That brings the operation’s total assets to about million. The money resides in a vehicle called Sixteenth Street Asian GEMS Fund...He had been at Blue Mountain since 2007, and also has spent time at Dillon Read Capital and Deutsche Bank. It was managing 9 million of gross assets at yearend...Wed, Marble Ridge Capital has picked up an analyst.Wed, Stifel Financial has laid off some members of an execution-trading desk that counts hedge funds among its clients. Louis investment-banking firm’s dismissals included a market-making specialist; the head of a quantitative desk that handles large orders for hedge funds; a salesman focusing on cash services; and several equity salesmen and analysts.Execution-trading desks complete orders placed by clients. Wed, Global-macro startup AKAZ Investment raised million for a U. The Miami firm, led by former Brevan Howard Asset Management trader Ahsim Khan and one-time Blockhouse Capital research chief Adam Zimbler, plans to launch an offshore version in the third quarter.In the past six months, the New York firm has been hired by four fund-management companies to assist them in the wind-down process.Cherry Valley’s services include helping general partners liquidate fund assets, return investor capital, terminate vendor contracts and prepare final audits and...
Novogratz has hired — or soon will hire — 60-plus professionals for Galaxy Digital’s headquarters in New York and planned offices in London, Hong Kong and Tokyo.Wed, Millennium Management, the largest employer among hedge fund firms, has parted ways with its top in-house recruiter.George Randle, who joined the multi-strategy giant in October 2016 as global head of recruiting, started last month in a similar role at cybersecurity firm Forcepoint.The operation presumably would be based in Dallas and would invest in healthcare-company securities, reflecting the focus of Gregory and Witzke in their earlier roles. When Highland Long/Short Healthcare Fund won a hedge fund performance award from HFM in 2015, Highland...Wed, Former Fidelity Investments executive James Morrow launched his hedge fund this month with 2 million.
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Wed, Analyst Carl de Jounge has moved to Column Park Asset Management from Blue Mountain Capital.