Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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Aug 27 2014 | 5:24am ET
Neil Chriss founded hedge fund Hutchin Hill Capital more than six years ago. After posting annualized returns of 12 percent, about six times the average of his peers, he finds himself in the sweet spot for fundraising.
Hutchin Hill’s multistrategy approach is the most popular hedge fund style this year, helping the New York-based firm double assets by attracting $1.2 billion.
Aug 27 2014 | 5:53am ET
A Brazilian presidential candidate has pledged to name hedge-fund founder Arminio Fraga the country’s next finance minister should he oust incumbent President Dilma Rousseff in October.
Aug 27 2014 | 5:51am ET
Brevan Howard Asset Management co-founder Chris Rokos is countering his former firm’s countersuit with another lawsuit of his own.
Aug 27 2014 | 5:49am ET
Sandell Asset Management won four seats on the board of Bob Evans Farms, the company said yesterday—and not the five or more the activist hedge fund claimed last week.
Aug 27 2014 | 5:48am ET
India-focused hedge funds have been the best in the world this year, buoyed by excitement about the reforms expected from new Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Aug 27 2014 | 5:46am ET
In spite of the allegations of a former director, it seems the Cliffs Natural Resources’ new CEO and the hedge fund that put him there are not entirely on the same page.
Aug 27 2014 | 5:45am ET
Commodities hedge fund Citrine Capital Management hopes to profit from a shortage of nickel and zinc next year.More News
Aug 25 2014 | 10:34am ET
Liquid alternative investment funds saw the highest percentage of capital inflows last year in a head-to-head turf battle v. hedge funds for investor assets. As regulatory efforts heat up in Washington, Deirdre Brennan of FINalternatives considers new questions about management structure and fees.
Aug 22 2014 | 12:52pm ET
The last five years were phenomenal for investors in equity indices. Will the next five years offer the same opportunities? Campbell & Company's Susan Roberts gives us her view on managed futures and what they may hold in store for investors.
Aug 25 2014 | 6:00am ET
Leave it to Michael Milken to bring some gravitas and sweat to the Hamptons -- along with a mentalist and a David Koch encounter with Kenny Loggins.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...