Mar 7 2014 | 3:17am ET
It is only two months old, but 2014 is already looking better for Bridgewater Associates than 2013.
Bridgewater, the world’s largest hedge fund, saw its flagship Pure Alpha fund rise 3.04% last month. The gain, Pure Alpha’s biggest in seven months, leaves the $80 billion fund up 2.89% on the year.
Mar 10 2014 | 10:37am ET
Interdealer broker Tullett Prebon's alternative investments team has hung its shingle in Dubai and expanded its Europe team.
Mar 10 2014 | 9:24am ET
Gottex Brokers Alternative, a broker in the secondary markets for alternative investments, has opened an office in New York.
Mar 7 2014 | 12:33pm ET
Endowments continue to allocate to hedge funds but the vehicles are being used for different purposes in portfolios, according to a new white paper from Infovest 21.
Mar 7 2014 | 9:05am ET
Hedge funds bounced back 1.93% in February, according to the Greenwich Global Hedge Fund Index.
Mar 7 2014 | 8:16am ET
Franklin Square Capital Partners has tapped two executives with extensive business development company experience as it prepares for the listing of its first BDC, the $4.4 billion FS Investment Corporation.
Mar 7 2014 | 3:12am ET
Gold burned Paulson & Co. in 2013, but is fueling the $21 billion hedge fund in 2014.More News
Mar 5 2014 | 2:45pm ET
The Eyck European Tactical Distressed Opportunities Fund recently won The AIF Factor, a competition for alternative investment funds organized by ABN AMRO Clearing, and Khing Oei said he hopes the win will add to the positive fundraising momentum Eyck Capital is currently enjoying.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:58am ET
Investment consulting firms are paying greater attention to ‘soft’, subjective factors in assessing money managers, according to a recent survey by Market Strategies International’s Cogent Reports. Firms that place a greater emphasis on increasing and demonstrating transparency in their communications and processes are favored, Cogent noted.
Mar 4 2014 | 11:40am ET
Hedge funds underwhelmed last year, but that didn’t keep 2013 from being a good one for the world’s alternative investment billionaires.
At least 78 hedge fund and private-equity managers made Forbes magazine’s annual list of global billionaires. In a year that saw stocks soar, the 10-figure ranks grew by 268 members to 1,645, an all-time high, with an aggregate net worth of $6.4 trillion.
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…