Tuesday, 2 September 2014
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Feb 3 2010 | 12:25pm ET
New York hedge fund giant Och-Ziff Capital Management Group saw all four of its funds continue to climb in January, adding to their success from last year.
In a regulatory filing, the $24 billion firm said its flagship OZ Master Fund rose 1.13% last month, as the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index tumbled 3.6%. That fund soared 23% last year after losing 15.9% in 2008.
Och-Ziff’s Europe Master Fund surged 2.5% in January, while its Global Special Investment fund added 1.77% and its Asia Master fund 0.72%. Those funds rose 16.3%, 8.3% and 30.9% last year, respectively.
The firm also said that its assets under management rose $500 million in January, thanks both to performance gains and investor inflows.
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 ...