Mergers & Acquisitions / Joint Ventures

AlphaMetrix hires secret service vet for due diligence

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Chicago-based managed futures manager platform AlphaMetrix has introduced a new due diligence group, hiring David Fisher, a 24-year veteran of the US Secret Service, to conduct comprehensive background investigations of trading managers and their companies.

AlphaMetrix Financial Investigations is an add-on service to the research overseen by Ranjan Bhaduri of AlphaMetrix Alternative Investment Advisors, which reviews more than 1,000 individual managed futures and liquid alpha programmes. The due diligence service will also be offered to outside organisations, such as institutional investors, exchanges and banks.

Prior to joining AlphaMetrix, Fisher was assistant special agent in charge of the Secret Service's