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Titan Capital adds Keith Danko as partner

Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Opalesque Industry Update - Titan Capital Group announced today that hedge fund industry veteran Keith Danko has joined the firm as Partner. Mr. Danko will work closely with Titan founder Russell Abrams with a particular focus on business development. He will also assist Mr. Abrams in the overall management of the firm. Mr. Danko is based in Titan’s New York headquarters.

“We are extremely pleased to have Keith on board and look forward to benefitting from his experience and long track record of success. We believe he is a great addition to Titan’s already strong team,” Mr. Abrams said.

Mr. Danko joins Titan from London-based alternative investment firm CQS, where he served as chief executive of the firm’s U.S. operations for the past three years. Prior to CQS he was for five years the chief executive and chief investment officer of ACAM Advisors, a firm specializing in funds of hedge funds, where he also managed the ACAM ACES hedge fund.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Danko worked at Goldman Sachs in New York and in London and served as Executive Director in charge of international mortgage and asset-backed trading. He was a pioneer in the development of global asset-backed securities. Among other innovations, he structured and managed the first U.K. multi-tranche collateralized mortgage obligation as well as the first U.K. auto loan securitization.

“Titan Capital provides top-tier investment solutions to institutional investors, and I am excited to work with my new colleagues as the business grows,” said Mr. Danko.

Mr. Danko earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Duke University.

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