Family offices

How total outsider Liddle Mo Lidsky built and sold Prime Quadrant in under 10 years
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Objectively, what Mo Lidsky has accomplished at Prime Quadrant is remarkable. Prime Quadrant's big transformation started in 2011.  Until then, the firm had been led by Ian Rosmarin and his junior partner Evan Cooperman.  Evan left in January 2011.  Fortunately, at the same time, a saviour by the name of

HNW shops

My opening salvo against Prime Quadrant
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Many people said I could never become presidential and yet I have not written anything incendiary in many months.  I have pulled a complete 180, just like Trump after he won the election (the first time).  Of course, I am only human, so occasionally, I will have presidential relapses.  I

HNW shops

Hedge fund manager Shawn Kimel donates $21m to Mount Sinai Hospital
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Arbitrageur Shawn Kimel, founder of hedge fund K2 and his partner Kate Schatzky have gifted $21m to Sinai Health, aka the Toronto Mount Sinai Hospital. Shawn was treated at the hospital for a severe brain injury stemming from a bike accident in 2017. This will lead, among other initiatives, to

Hedge funds

Montreal family office conned by American She-Wolf
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Montreal entrepreneur Ariel Shlien is the victim of a Ponzi scheme.

Family offices

Walter Global Asset Management wants to back money managers...sad!
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A wealthy Montreal family office wants to invest in emerging managers, for some reason.

Family offices

Fred H. Mannix is a new billionaire scion in fintech land
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Wealthy heir joins Accelerate in biz dev role.

Fintech