Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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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.
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.
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.
Aug 27 2014 | 7:16am ET
Pershing Square Capital Management has a date for its showdown with Allergan Inc.
Aug 27 2014 | 7:14am ET
Rescuing struggling retailers is starting to become Standard General’s forte.
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.
Aug 27 2014 | 7:11am ET
Elliott Management is adding some new firepower in its fight against Argentina.More News
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.
Aug 22 2014 | 12:52pm ET
The last five years were phenomenal for investors in equity indices. Will the next five years offer the same opportunities? Campbell & Company's Susan Roberts gives us her view on managed futures and what they may hold in store for investors.
Aug 25 2014 | 6:00am ET
Leave it to Michael Milken to bring some gravitas and sweat to the Hamptons -- along with a mentalist and a David Koch encounter with Kenny Loggins.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...