Saturday, 28 March 2015
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Feb 2 2010 | 7:01am ET
Activist hedge fund Third Point enjoyed a hot start to 2010. The New York-based firm posted returns ranging from 3.4% to 4.2% across its funds in January, according to a letter to investors obtained by Dealbreaker.com.
Third Point’s largest fund, Offshore, rose 3.6% on the month, almost the precise opposite of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, which dropped slightly less than 3.6%.
Third Point Partners rose 3.4% last month. Third Point Partners Qualified was up 3.7%, and Third Point Ultra added 4.2%.
Third Point’s funds rose between 33% and 44% last year.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…