Thursday, 2 October 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.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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