Saturday, 1 August 2015
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Jul 29 2015 | 12:28pm ET
The latest Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Investor Survey shows Global Macro continues to be the strategy most favored by institutional investors around the world, followed by Event Driven and Equity Long/Short. CTAs, on the other hand, have slipped considerably from the start of the year.
Jul 31 2015 | 1:42pm ET
The founders of Carlyle’s Vermillion Asset Management hedge fund unit have left the firm amid steep losses and investor redemptions in its flagship commodities fund.
Jul 31 2015 | 1:03pm ET
U.S. activist investor ValueAct has taken a 5.44% stake in British engine maker Rolls-Royce to become the firm's biggest shareholder, raising further pressure on the embattled company.
Jul 31 2015 | 12:47pm ET
The zombie apocalypse might not be here yet, but the number of zombie private equity funds – and the size of the assets trapped within them – is rising, according to new metrics from industry data provider Preqin.
Jul 31 2015 | 12:21pm ET
Black River Asset Management is shuttering four hedge funds due to low investor demand and spotty performance.
Jul 31 2015 | 12:02pm ET
State Street is hoping to broaden its investment management business by launching a new hedge fund that will bet on macroeconomic developments.
Jul 31 2015 | 11:40am ET
Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson has donated $8.5 million to a leading charter school network in New York City.More News
Jul 7 2015 | 4:03pm ET
In addition to easing capital formation for small companies, Regulation A+ has enormous implications for the alternatives industry by taking illiquid assets and bringing them to the masses through securitization. Dara Albright, co-founder of the upcoming FinFair Conference, explains why.
Jul 28 2015 | 3:01pm ET
The lifting of restrictions on foreign ownership limits in Vietnam later this year will have a large impact on the country's financial markets and help align its capital markets with Vietnam's economic and financial potential. Saigon Asset Management's Steve Mantle explains why.
Jul 23 2015 | 5:05pm ET
Italian sportscar maker Ferrari has taken a step closer to a stock market listing in New York, with parent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles filing paperwork with U.S. regulators for an IPO.
Jul 24 2015 | 2:05pm ET
Automated news services have always been part of institutional trading desks, but they can easily fade into the background noise. The team at Newshedge Squawk, however, has applied modern technology to develop a self-learning, automated, vocal squawk service that uncovers unusual trading events in real time.
Jun 4 2015 | 10:13am ET
The Alpha Pages, parent of FINalternatives and Futures magazine, introduces Modern Trader magazine. After 43 years, publishing more than 500 monthly issues, Futures magazine is being re-introduced as a high-production value print publication with vastly expanded content for professional traders and self-directed investors.
May 27 2015 | 2:15pm ET
Support Hedge Funds Care, also known as Help For Children (HFC), by participating in this year's raffle. All proceeds go to support HFC's mission of preventing and treating child abuse. Read more…