Jim Laird, president of Diamond Hill Securities, will also serve the firm as cfo. The firm is located in Columbus, Ohio.
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According to The Wall Street Journal
, Merrill Lynch will be closing its Denver office complex in the middle of this year. The backoffice functions of the office will be relocated to Florida and New Jersey.
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Wilton Asset Management, a joint venture between SSgA and DuPont Capital Management, is closing its Wilton Private Equity Fund. It has over $240 million in commitments.
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Morningstar has named its Fund Manager of the Year Award winners for 2001. There were three categories: domestic stock, international stock, and fixed income. For domestic stocks, William C. Nygren of Oakmark Select (OAKLX
) is the winner. For international stocks, Jean-Marie Eveillard and Charles de Vaulx of First Eagle SoGen Global (SGENX
) are the winners. And for fixed income, Robert L. Rodriguez of FPA New Income (FPNIX
) is the winner.
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