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Soros Invests $500 Million With Janus’ Gross

Nov 21 2014 | 12:09pm ET

The world’s most famous bond manager has won a big vote of confidence from one of the most famous hedge-fund managers in the world.

George Soros’ Quantum Partners has invested $500 million with Bill Gross, the Pacific Investment Management Co. co-founder who left that firm for Janus Capital Group in September.

 

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Point72 Ends Bonuses For Best Ideas

Nov 21 2014 | 12:05pm ET

The former SAC Capital Advisors is doing away with another practice that has drawn the ire of prosecutors.

Astenbeck Loses More Ground In Oct.

Nov 21 2014 | 12:04pm ET

Astenbeck Capital Management’s second-half slide continued in October, as the oil hedge fund fell a further 5%.

Tiger Global’s Secretive European Shorts Pay Off

Nov 21 2014 | 12:03pm ET

A quiet short-selling strategy has produced voluminous returns for Tiger Global Management.

Rebalancing Send Redemption Requests To Highest Level Of Year

Nov 21 2014 | 12:02pm ET

Hedge fund investors—who have poured billions into hedge funds this year in spite of uninspiring returns—are racing for the exits this month.

Hedge Funds Sink In Oct.

Nov 21 2014 | 12:01pm ET

Hedge funds gave back a slice of their already-meagre returns last month, according to one industry benchmark.

P.E. Firms Clear Up Investor Costs In Revised Disclosures

Nov 21 2014 | 11:42am ET

Private-equity firms are moving to clean up their disclosure practices in the wake of criticism from the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Fitch Says Alternative Asset Managers 'Stable' Despite Dry Powder

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Ratings agency Fitch says the outlook for seven publicly traded alternative asset managers is “stable” despite high levels of dry powder and “frothy” credit markets.

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