MENLO PARK, Calif. (HedgeWorld.com)–Eva Xu joined Aetos Capital’s absolute return unit, Aetos Alternatives Management LLC, in the new position of vice president, quantitative analytics.

Ms. Xu was at Mellon Capital, San Francisco, where she was a director and product strategies for Mellon’s currency strategy for eight years. Before that she worked in research and helped develop both the global tactical asset allocation and currency strategies for Mellon, incorporating value-at-risk metrics to manage tracking error and portfolio risk.

Alternatives Management has more than US$500 million in assets under management. The firm is an investment advisor for four registered hedge funds of funds: Aetos Capital Multi-Strategy Arbitrage Fund LLC; Aetos Capital Distressed Investment Strategies Fund LLC; Aetos Capital Long Short Strategies Fund LLC; and Aetos Capital Market Neutral Strategies Fund LLC .

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