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Russell beefs up alternatives team globally


Russell Investments has added new specialist resources in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. These new hires are part of the firm's effort to deepen its capabilities in alternative investments.

Victor Leverett, managing director of Russell's global alternative investments team, said Russell is expanding its manager research and consulting advisory services globally as clients build out their alternative investment portfolios.

In addition to private equity hires, Russell has added three new North America-based alternative investing specialists charged with global manager research assignments. Cameron McVie has been named senior research analyst, and his responsibilities will centre on hedge fund research