Hedge Funds

CME ramps up hedge fund marketing effort


The Chicago Mercantile Exchange has ramped up its marketing and client service effort for hedge funds, appointing 10-year CME veteran Tina Lemieux as head of a new team created to expand its global hedge fund customer base.

The new, dedicated hedge fund team will act as a single point of contact for funds looking to make use of CME products. The new group will be assisted by CME's Europe and Asia offices and will also include Kelly Brown as director, hedge funds and Mark Omens as associate director, broker services in Chicago.

Lemieux, who was most recently head of