Context Capital Partners, a Philadelphia-based seeding firm, has teamed up with the former AlphaMetrix Events Management group to launch Context Summits.
AIMA has appointed Jack Inglis, a veteran at Barclays Prime Services, to succeed Andrew Baker as CEO of the hedge fund lobbying organisation.
KB Associates, the boutique hedge fund consultancy, has appointed Peter Northcott as executive director in London.
Electra Information Systems, a post-trade technology vendor, has appointed Andrew Kaufmann as managing director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) as the firm seeks to expand in the region.
Kinetic Partners, the compliance consultancy, has made two new hires to its New York office.
Chris Adams, head of hedge fund services at BNP Paribas Securities Services, is leaving the firm to join Citi Fund Services as head of Luxembourg fund operations, industry sources have said.
ConvergEX Group, a mid-tier prime broker, has appointed Gary Ardell as chief information officer and he will also join the company’s executive committee.
Carne Group, a governance provider, has appointed Vanessa Barrett to its team of directors in the Cayman Islands.
Andrew Baker, the CEO at AIMA, has announced he will step down at the end of the year after four years in the role.