Sunday, 23 November 2014
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Nov 21 2014 | 12:09pm ET
The world’s most famous bond manager has won a big vote of confidence from one of the most famous hedge-fund managers in the world.
George Soros’ Quantum Partners has invested $500 million with Bill Gross, the Pacific Investment Management Co. co-founder who left that firm for Janus Capital Group in September.
Nov 21 2014 | 12:05pm ET
The former SAC Capital Advisors is doing away with another practice that has drawn the ire of prosecutors.
Nov 21 2014 | 12:04pm ET
Astenbeck Capital Management’s second-half slide continued in October, as the oil hedge fund fell a further 5%.
Nov 21 2014 | 12:03pm ET
A quiet short-selling strategy has produced voluminous returns for Tiger Global Management.
Nov 21 2014 | 12:02pm ET
Hedge fund investors—who have poured billions into hedge funds this year in spite of uninspiring returns—are racing for the exits this month.
Nov 21 2014 | 12:01pm ET
Hedge funds gave back a slice of their already-meagre returns last month, according to one industry benchmark.
Nov 21 2014 | 11:42am ET
Private-equity firms are moving to clean up their disclosure practices in the wake of criticism from the Securities and Exchange Commission.More News
Nov 20 2014 | 9:30am ET
Ratings agency Fitch says the outlook for seven publicly traded alternative asset managers is “stable” despite high levels of dry powder and “frothy” credit markets.
Nov 14 2014 | 6:03am ET
Peer-to-peer lending was invented with the individual investor in mind. But despite its retail appeal, institutional investors and hedge funds are taking notice. So why is the big money interested in P2P lending? Bo Brustkern explains.
Nov 12 2014 | 9:17am ET
Steven Cohen was the sole bidder for a rare Alberto Giacometti sculpture at Sotheby’s in New York last week.
Nov 4 2014 | 9:45am ET
Data management is important to every business, but for hedge funds, it is critical. FINalternatives recently asked Peter Sanchez, CEO of Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, how fund managers can deal with the demands of managing data while at the same time remain transparent and abide by operational best practices. Read more…
Reg NMS created a huge bifurcation in equity markets and while much of what has followed has been positive, in terms of lower fees and greater liquidity, many traders would like to see the market come...