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Hedge Funds Hutchin Hill, Citadel, Och-Ziff Attract Most Money

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.

 

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Fewer Funds Reporting To Databases, But AUM Up

Aug 27 2014 | 1:35pm ET

Fewer hedge funds reported to commercial databases in 2013 but industry assets were up, according to a new eVestment report.

Pershing Square Returns Hit 30% On Burger King Deal

Aug 27 2014 | 7:17am ET

Pershing Square Capital Management’s winning streak continued this week, and has the hedge fund up about 30% on the year.

Allergan Schedules Pershing Square-Requested Meeting For Dec.

Aug 27 2014 | 7:16am ET

Pershing Square Capital Management has a date for its showdown with Allergan Inc.

Standard General Eyes RadioShack Rescue

Aug 27 2014 | 7:14am ET

Rescuing struggling retailers is starting to become Standard General’s forte.

Argentina Revokes BNY Mellon Authorization

Aug 27 2014 | 7:13am ET

Last month, the Bank of New York Mellon refused to make Argentina’s bond payments in defiance of a U.S. court order. Today, the country took its revenge, revoking the bank’s authorization to operate in Argentina.

Ex-U.S. Cabinet Members Lobbying For Elliott

Aug 27 2014 | 7:11am ET

Elliott Management is adding some new firepower in its fight against Argentina.

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Will Liquid Alts’ Performance Sustain Future Asset Flows?

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.

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Editor's Note

    Get A Sneak Peak Of The Alpha Pages

    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…

 

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The Alpha Pages Interview: Senator Rand Paul

Senator Paul sat down in the debut series of the Alpha Pages Interview to discuss the broken tax code, regulation surrounding Bitcoin, and his plans for the 2016 Presidential election.