Dec 6 2013 | 12:32pm ET
Talal Shakerchi's Meditor Capital Management is shuttering its European equity fund, citing an internal review and tough new European short-selling rules.
The U.K.-based hedge fund says it can liquidate most of its funds within a few weeks.
Dec 9 2013 | 10:03am ET
The traditional '2 and 20' hedge fund compensation model may be going the way of the dodo, according to new research from Citi Prime Finance.
Dec 9 2013 | 10:00am ET
Bart Chilton will stick around the Commodity Futures Trading Commission long enough to vote on the Volcker rule tomorrow.
Dec 9 2013 | 9:59am ET
Rajat Gupta's bid to hold on to a private-equity firm he co-founded with a former friend was thrown out of court last week.
Dec 9 2013 | 9:58am ET
The Illinois Teachers' Retirement System is keeping its fund of hedge funds management local.
Dec 9 2013 | 9:57am ET
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has named a hedge fund executive to take over the city's Department of Finance.
Dec 9 2013 | 9:18am ET
Private equity has become increasingly attractive as an asset class in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, according to new research from Coller Capital.More News
Nov 26 2013 | 12:50pm ET
Alternative investment firm Apollo Aviation Group has a rather unusual market niche: it specializes in leasing and trading commercial aircraft and engines as well as acquiring and dismantling aircraft and engines for parts.
Since its founding in 2002, Apollo, which has $1.36 billion in assets under management, has set up and managed 10 funds. To find out more about Apollo, FINalternatives Senior Reporter Mary Campbell spoke with Managing Director David Treitel.
Dec 5 2013 | 1:01pm ET
Ronen Schwartzman, founder of New York-based hedge fund advisory Ten Capital Advisors, discusses his outlook for 2014 and explains why he is bullish on long-short equity managers and event driven funds, and bearish on fixed income and commodities shops.
Dec 2 2013 | 7:03am ET
Highland Capital Management founder James Dondero's wife apparently won't let a jury verdict get between her and as much of his money as possible.
Rebecca Dondero plans to sue her husband again to seek more than the $5 million set in the couple's prenuptial agreement. The move follows a jury's ruling that both Donderos violated the prenup—and thus that it should remain in place.
Dec 5 2013 | 9:51am ET
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