MOVES-Tristan Thomas named director of portfolio strategy at Northern Trust Alternatives
Aug 20 Northern Trust Corp's hedge fund group, Northern Trust Alternatives, has appointed Tristan Thomas as director of portfolio strategy.
Thomas will be responsible for portfolio construction and monitoring funds-of-funds and custom programs. He is also a member of the team's senior investment committee.
Thomas joins from Mesirow Financial Holdings Inc in Chicago.
UPDATE 2-'Operation Weak Flesh' takes bite out of Brazil's meat exports
SAO PAULO, March 24 Brazil's meat exports have fallen sharply since a police investigation into alleged bribery of food-sanitation inspectors in the world's top beef and poultry exporter sparked a wave of trade bans, an industry group said on Friday.