Fri, Nov 28, 2014
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

Armstrong Investment Managers appoints Vincent Tournant, partner and chief operating officer

Thursday, February 28, 2013
Opalesque Industry Update: Armstrong Investment Managers is a discretionary global macro manager a based in London with over $200 million in assets under management. AIM was established in 2009. The firm has appointed Vincent Tournant as a Partner and Chief Operating Officer. The company has also added an analyst and sales manager.

Dr. Ana Armstrong, CEO of AIM comments, “We are very excited about the addition of Vincent at a key time in our firm’s development. The newly created COO role will facilitate a structured development of our partnership and his years of experience in business development in our key growth markets will also assist in the continued expansion of our organisation.”

Vincent Tournant was previously Global Head of Origination and Structuring of Newedge Prime Brokerage in London. He was responsible for the coordination of sales strategy, client acquisition, and product development, targeting single manager hedge funds & CTAs as well as end investors allocating into alternative strategies like Managed Account Platforms, Sovereign Wealth Funds and Fund of Funds.

AIM have also hired Philip Riris as an analyst and Andy Hutcheon as a sales manager. Philip joins from Avalon Capital Markets where he worked in investment research and Andy previously worked at AH Consultants and Barlcays Wealth.

Armstrong

Press Release

BM

What do you think?

   Use "anonymous" as my name    |   Alert me via email on new comments   |   
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing


  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Unlucky Paulson & Co. rebrands $1.6bn Recovery Fund after 13% drop[more]

    From Businessweek.com: A maturing U.S. economic recovery is prompting Paulson & Co. to change course. The $19 billion hedge fund firm, led by billionaire John Paulson, told investors on a conference call this month that the Paulson Recovery Fund will be renamed Paulson Special Situations Fund on Jan

  2. Opalesque Roundtable: Islamic Finance races ahead with Sukuk, the first managed account platform, and foreign demand[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: A number of developments took place within Islamic finance in the past years, including the launch of a Islamic managed account platform and the further growth of the sukuk space that saw this instrument evolve from being a type of an ABS security that was rarely

  3. CTAs , event-driven strategies lead hedge funds recovery in mid-November[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: November’s performance proves to be in sharp contrast to the previous month, with equities further consolidating their upswing last week, according to the latest Lyxor Asset Management’s Weekly Brief. CTA funds als

  4. Fund Profile - A complex hedge fund strategy works for United Technologies[more]

    From Institutionalinvestor.com: Reports that portable alpha is dead have been greatly exaggerated, as Mark Twain might have phrased it. Another Connecticut Yankee, giant United Technologies Corp., is gearing up to grow its successful, nearly decade-long portable-alpha program. The UTC strategy took

  5. Opalesque Exclusive: The unintended consequences of Basel III[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: Bijesh Amin, co-founder and managing director of Indus Valley Partners (IVP), a technology solutions and services firm focused on the alternative asset management industry, has recently observed