Mar 10 2014 | 12:54pm ET
Adam Bernstein, technology sector head and fund manager at Highbridge Capital Management, plans to launch a tech and media-focused hedge fund.
Bernstein, who has been with Highbridge for almost nine years, has told the firm he plans to leave with two colleagues—Mark Hoffman, Highbridge's global head of stock trading, and an unnamed investment analyst.
Mar 10 2014 | 1:39pm ET
Matthews Asia has tapped Andy Rothman as a China-focused investment analyst based in San Francisco.
Mar 10 2014 | 1:30pm ET
Mario Cibelli, founder of New York-based Cibelli Capital Management, has raised $20 million for his latest hedge fund.
Mar 10 2014 | 1:21pm ET
Toronto-based Imperial Capital Group, a Canadian middle-market private equity firm, has staged the final closing of its fifth fund at C$295 million.
Mar 10 2014 | 1:11pm ET
The Church of England is poised to ramp up its exposure to alternative investments like hedge funds and private equity.
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.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…