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Fink’s ISAM recruits Man’s Upton as head of research


International Standard Asset Management (ISAM), the London firm led by former Man Group chairman Stanley Fink, has hired Darren Upton from Man as head of research.

Upton was most recently head of research methodology at Man, where he led a group of researchers in developing trading models, portfolio construction and execution methods for the AHL trading system, one of the world’s largest CTAs.

Upton will report to ISAM Systematic CIO Alex Greyserman and will lead the development of new systems and markets. He will also be responsible for the maintenance and ongoing improvement of ISAM’s existing systems, as