Monday, 30 November 2015
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Feb 2 2010 | 6:54am ET
It was a quiet January for hedge funds, according to Dow Jones Hedge Fund Indexes.
The three Dow Jones Hedge Fund Strategy Benchmarks still being published were close to flat, according to estimated returns from last month. Event-driven funds opened the year with a 0.7% rise, while merger arbitrage and equity long/short fell slightly to begin 2010. The former dropped 0.06%, and the latter 0.28%.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, by contrast, fell 3.6% on the month.
Dow Jones’ convertible arbitrage, distressed securities and equity market-neutral benchmarks remained suspended in January.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…