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New Apollo Hedge Fund To Short U.S. Junk Bonds

Aug 1 2014 | 1:55pm ET

Apollo Global Management is seeking investors for a new junk-bond hedge fund it launched last year.

The private-equity giant’s Apollo Credit Short Opportunities Fund began trading with internal capital in November. The firm began fundraising for the vehicle this month, with plans to formally launch the fund for outside investors in the fall.

 

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Argentina Says No Default, Ratings Agencies Disagree

Aug 1 2014 | 3:27pm ET

Argentina has insisted that it has not defaulted on its sovereign debt, even though a U.S. federal judge barred it from paying bondholders.

Secondary Market Activity Soars

Aug 1 2014 | 1:52pm ET

The secondary market for alternative investments reached new heights in the first half, according to a survey from Setter Capital.

Hedge Fund Managers, Investors Have Low Expectations For Second Half

Aug 1 2014 | 1:51pm ET

Hedge funds disappointed in the first half—and the people running them or investing in them expect it to continue to do so in the second.

Rothschild Larch Lane Management Jumps Into Liquid Alternatives Space

Aug 1 2014 | 7:49am ET

Rothschild Larch Lane Management Company has launched a liquid, open end alternatives mutual fund which utilizes a risk balanced approach to portfolio
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Man Group Shares Fall On Report Of Slow Inflows

Aug 1 2014 | 7:43am ET

Man Group Plc, the world’s largest publicly traded hedge-fund manager, dropped in London after inflows slowed and the company said it was guarded on performance after 7 percent growth in assets under management.

Milestone Group Snags Former BNP Paribas Executive

Aug 1 2014 | 5:20am ET

Milestone Group, a global provider of fund processing solutions, has appointed Enrique Gonzalez to bolster product management focusing on the APAC region.

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Israeli Hedge Fund Harnesses Big Data

Jul 28 2014 | 8:10am ET

Apica Green is a multi-million dollar Israeli hedge fund that is based in Tel Aviv and has 360,000 researcher/analysts. If you're picturing the HR nightmare this would entail, relax: those thousands of researchers and analysts aren't actual employees of the firm.

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