Attached/linked please find And That’s The Week That Was, the Brounes & Associates market/economic commentary for the week ended June 13 2008.  At least Friday the 13th did not turn out to be nearly as frightening for the markets as Friday June 6th.  With oil trading safely within a range this week (a relatively wide […]

EDHEC is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Theo Jeurissen as Chairman of the International Advisory Board of the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre. In line with best practices of corporate governance, the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre’s international advisory board brings together distinguished scholars, representatives of regulatory bodies and senior […]

Zug, Switzerland, June, 10th, 2008:Gardner Finance AG (Gardner) reports that the Gardner Energy MacroIndex® (GEMI®), an Index which tracks the performance of energy hedge funds across a number of carefully selected strategies, gained 3.0% in April, 2008. The GEMI®’s gains were attributed to performance in the Relative Value Trading, Long/Short Equity and Mezzanine Debt components […]

Bill King to join Citadel from JPMorgan May 28, 2008, Chicago – Citadel Investment Group, L.L.C. announced today that Bill King will join the firm as a Senior Managing Director and Head of Securitized Products.  Mr. King previously served as Global Co-Head of Securitized Products at JPMorgan. “This is an unprecedented time in the securitization […]

Attached/linked please find And That’s The Week That Was, the Brounes & Associates market/economic commentary for the week ended May 30, 2008. Aha.those oil prices may, in fact, be inflated!!!  Leave it to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to get to the bottom of this speculation mess (after a long drawn out and expensive investigation, […]