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Pershing Square Nets US$3 Billion In Fund IPO

Oct 1 2014 | 11:07am ET

Pershing Square Capital Management has raised more than US$3 billion for a listed hedge fund vehicle that will begin trading in two weeks.

Pershing Square Holdings’ initial public offering garnered US$2.73 billion, founder William Ackman said.


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Hedge Funds Post September Losses

Oct 1 2014 | 11:56am ET

Hedge funds lost ground across the board last month according to a set of industry beta indices.

Perella Weinberg Closes P.E. Fund At $600M

Oct 1 2014 | 11:42am ET

Perella Weinberg Partners has closed its PWP Growth Equity fund with $600 million.

SEC Allows Citi To Resume Hedge-Fund Sales

Oct 1 2014 | 11:04am ET

Citigroup’s exile from hedge-fund sales has proven short-lived.

Two Accused Of Insider Trading On Pershing Square-Herbalife Tip

Oct 1 2014 | 11:03am ET

The roommate of a former Pershing Square Capital Management analyst has been hit with insider-trading charges for allegedly telling another friend about the hedge fund’s planned campaign against Herbalife.

Judge Dismisses Hedge Funds’ Fannie, Freddie Lawsuits

Oct 1 2014 | 11:02am ET

A court has blocked a group of hedge funds’ efforts to stop the federal government’s seizure of the profits of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Chenavari Toro Up 20% Through Aug.

Oct 1 2014 | 11:01am ET

Chenavari Investment Managers’ Toro Capital fund didn’t wilt in the August heat.

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High Time For A Cannabis Hedge Fund?

Sep 30 2014 | 7:07am ET

Launching a hedge fund is always a gamble, but Leslie Bocskor's decision to launch one focused on the legal cannabis space actually began with a trip to the casino.

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Editor's Note

    Must Attend Hedge Fund Charity Events For October

    Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET

    The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…


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