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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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Hedge Fund To Add Member To American Apparel Board

Aug 28 2014 | 4:27am ET

Lion Capital Management may not be an investor in American Apparel anymore, but it still wants a seat on its board.

Permira’s Björkland Quits Russian Fund

Aug 28 2014 | 4:25am ET

A prominent European private-equity executive has quit the advisory board of a Russian-owned investment fund, increasing the pressure on his peers to do the same.

Rhode Island Candidates Spar On Hedge Funds Again

Aug 28 2014 | 4:24am ET

Hedge funds continue to be a hot-button issue in this year’s Rhode Island gubernatorial campaign.

Moore Trader Assembles $26M Manhattan Spread

Aug 28 2014 | 4:23am ET

Moore Capital Managament’s Paul Yablon is moving on up to what will be a palatial apartment on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

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.

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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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