Smartkarma Opens Hong Kong Office, Hires Research Vet Blennerhassett

The Hong Kong office will support Smartkarma's expansion in the region.

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Blennerhassett joined Smartkarma last month as content strategist from interdealer broker BGC Partners, where he was head of research. Before that, he was a director at Knight Capital Group, and head of research at MainFirst Bank, and was also head of research at Hong Kong-based JS Cresvale Securities.

"Hong Kong is an obvious choice for Smartkarma as we continue our global expansion, given its role as a key financial hub for Asia," says Raghav Kapoor, chief executive and co-founder of Smartkar