Online wealth manager MoneyFarm has named two new senior executives drawn from investment manager PIMCO and private equity fund Cabot Square Capital. Richard Flax is joining the startup as chief investment officer. He joins from $1.5 trillion investment manager PIMCO, where he was a portfolio manager. Show More Summary
CalPERS flagrantly violated its procedures by granting its CIO, Ted Eliopoulos, a bonus greatly in excess of the level allowed.
He was a warm and witty observer of the investment business, and was best-known for his work running Shearson Lehman Brothers’ research department. He also served as chief investment officer of Neuberger Berman, headed research for Smith Barney, was a partner at Idealabs, and most recently, chief investment officer at Altegris. Show More Summary
Put all those Clinton administration investment plans away. It's time for the Trump playbook, said John Stolzfus, chief investment officer at Oppenheimer & Co. "Rallies by stocks in the financials, healthcare, and energy sectors, which...Show More Summary
Rick Rieder is BlackRock's g lobal chief investment officer of fixed income. The firm has more than $5 trillion of assets under management. We recently asked him his thoughts on the US presidential election, the Fed, bonds, and parts...Show More Summary
Today WPP named Tim Castree as global chief executive officer of MEC, the media agency that is a key part of WPP's media investment unit GroupM. The move came as a surprise to some observers as current CEO Charles Courtier announcedShow More Summary
This year’s Media Buyer of the Year is John Muszynski, chief investment officer for Mediavest Spark. In fact, Muszynski is the first person to ever nab this award twice. Back in 2000 he was our initial Media Buyer of the...
John Muszynski, the Chicago-based chief investment officer of Mediavest Spark, tells this wonderful story about the time, several years ago, when one of his colleagues approached him with this idea: “You know how we have bring your kids to work...
Brad Feld, co-founder of Techstars, and Nicole Glaros, chief product officer at Techstars, explain to CNBC reporter Kate Rogers why the decision to invest in a company is often swift and deep-seated.
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Fintech Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Oliver Bussman, ex-CIO of UBS and vocal advocate of blockchain, believes it will be some time before we see widespread...Show More Summary
UBS wants you to buy gold. As long as the Federal Reserve sees no reason to raise interest rates in a hurry, gold should do well, according to strategists at the bank's Chief Investment Office Wealth Management Research arm. They see...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Just how accurate can a future laser weapon system be? A Lockheed Martin executive explains. "Say I had a beach ball that I was aiming at on top of the Empire State Building,” said Keoki Jackson, chief technology officer at Lockheed Martin Corp. Show More Summary
Jeff Ubben (Trades, Portfolio), CEO and chief investment officer of ValueAct Holding LP, has been a director of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. Class B (NASDAQ:FOX) since November 2015. On Oct. 3, the guru purchased 3 million shares at $26.06 per share, according to the company’s Form 4 filing with the [...]
By Deepak Krishnamurthy, Chief Strategy Officer, SAP There is no one challenge in the world today that technology will not be able solve in the future. Cures to chronic disease, access to clean water, safer transportation. The list goes on and on. One reason innovation is so pervasive is that technology itself is [...]
The Weinstein Company is promoting David Hutkin to Chief Financial Officer, following Andy Kim’s exit to join Participant Media. Hutkin has been with TWC since 2010 as EVP Strategic Initiatives, Investments, and Banking. In the new post,...Show More Summary
Julian Robertson, Tiger Management’s chairman and chief executive officer, comments on Fed policy during an interview with Bloomberg’s Tom Keene and Mike McKee Biotech Stocks Are Cheap 9:07 PM EDT Negative Rates Are Tragic 9:31...Show More Summary
Innovation consulting firm and venture capital investment manager Healthbox has appointed Neil Patel to President and Chief Operating Officer. The announcement comes one month after former Healthbox CEO Nina Nashif stepped down pursue her own interests. Show More Summary
City pension funds are headed for stormy weather, the funds' chief investment officer said Tuesday—a development that could cost taxpayers billions of dollars. "We are going to go through... To view the full story, click the title l...
Prosecutors said Brian Block, the former chief financial officer of American Realty Capital Properties, inflated the company’s financial results in 2014.
He is responsible for overseeing the organizations $93.7 million operating budget, capital program, grants administration, financial reporting, treasury management activities and investments.