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Steve Smith set to leave Credit Suisse after four years


Steve Smith, head of Credit Suisse's Funds and Alternative Solutions business is understood to be leaving Credit Suisse after a total of four years with the bank and two-and-a-half years heading the $63.6 billion hedge fund business. Smith was named head of the hedge fund and alternative solutions group at Credit Suisse in March 2007, replacing Jim Vos, who left the firm after a power shift at the top. Vos launched Credit Suisse's first institutional multi-strategy fund of hedge funds back in 1998 - the Sapic-98 Fund of Hedge Funds.

Steve Smith

In the two-and-a-half years