Tuesday, 22 July 2014
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Jul 21 2014 | 1:42pm ET
Allergan Inc. and Pershing Square Capital Management are making their pitches for their opposing views on a proposed $53 billion deal for the Botox maker.
Allergan today announced stronger-than-expected second-quarter profits and boosted its earnings outlook for the rest of the year. It also announced plans to cut 13% of its workforce, a move that will save $475 million next year.
Jul 21 2014 | 1:39pm ET
Does William Ackman finally have the goods on Herbalife, the nutritional supplements company he’s branded a pyramid scheme?
Jul 21 2014 | 1:38pm ET
Prominent Asian hedge fund Azentus Capital Management put an end to its slide in the second quarter.
Jul 21 2014 | 1:37pm ET
Highfields Capital Management’s chief risk officer is the co-founder of former SAC Capital Advisors chief operating officer Solomon Kumin’s new hedge fund.
Jul 21 2014 | 10:55am ET
Another quarter, another all-time high for hedge fund assets.
Jul 21 2014 | 10:54am ET
Hedge fund investors disappointed by last year’s subpar returns should expect more—or, perhaps more accurately, less—of the same this year.
Jul 21 2014 | 10:53am ET
Hedge funds exited bullish bets on oil en masse earlier this month.More News
Jul 17 2014 | 8:05am ET
Global investment manager Schroders has $446 billion in assets under management, $91 billion of which are in multi-asset strategies. Aymeric Forest oversees the firm's European multi-asset investment business as well as heading the firm's income solutions team and leading the $5.5 billion SISF Global Multi-Asset Income Fund. On the eve of the launch of a U.S. version of this fund, FINalternatives' Mary Campbell spoke with Forest about Schroders' approach to multi-asset investing.
Jul 16 2014 | 11:02am ET
Over the past few years, risk parity has become a component of most investors’ lexicons and, possibly, portfolios. Risk parity products have also become more common in many asset management firms’ offerings. However, according to Evanston Capital's Peter Hecht, with all of the attention on risk parity there is still a significant amount of confusion surrounding it.
Jul 15 2014 | 10:48am ET
Greenlight Capital founder David Einhorn’s World Series of Poker won’t end at the event’s final table.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…