Apr 17 2014 | 1:58pm ET
Bain Capital has raised $7.3 billion for its next flagship private-equity fund, topping its target by a half-billion.
Investors committed $6.5 billion to the fund, which will focus on North America. Boston-based Bain had hoped to attract $6 billion from clients.
Apr 17 2014 | 11:55am ET
A strong environment for selling off holdings added up to a 30% higher profit for the Blackstone Group in the first quarter.
Apr 17 2014 | 11:54am ET
Investors fled Armajaro Asset Management’s flagship commodities fund in the first quarter.
Apr 17 2014 | 10:50am ET
The former SAC Capital Advisors will get to play around with most of the $1.2 billion it owes the government for a little while longer.
Apr 17 2014 | 10:49am ET
Two alternative investments powerhouses have become the latest industry players to become sporting moguls.
Apr 17 2014 | 10:46am ET
An infamous computer hacker and internet troll, newly released from prison, plans to try his hand at hedge fund management.
Apr 17 2014 | 10:33am ET
The five former Bernard Madoff employees found guilty last month of aiding the arch-fraudster’s Ponzi schemes hope their convictions are short-lived.More News
Apr 10 2014 | 9:48am ET
Christopher Tsai, whose $28 million long/short hedge fund is up 29% since inception in 2011, spoke to FINalternatives senior reporter Mary Campbell recently about his fund, his outlook on emerging markets and the influence his family has had on his investment approach.
Apr 8 2014 | 6:18am ET
U.S. fund managers are finding roadblocks to marketing in the European Economic Area, as AIFMD regulations fall into place. David Lawrence, director at DMS Offshore Investment Services, explains the challenges facing U.S. funds, including the difficulties of employing reserve solicitation to raise assets, and warns managers that they should proceed with caution.
Mar 28 2014 | 4:58am ET
Bregal Capital founder Edmund Lazarus was set to get what many other London hedge fund managers have: a vast and luxurious basement larger than the house to which it was connected. At least, he was until two trees got in the way.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…