Thursday, 18 September 2014
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Feb 21 2007 | 10:51am ET
Alternative Investment Strategies has raised £101 million (US$197 million) for its C Class Sterling Hedged shares, set to begin trading on Feb. 22.
AIS currently has 30 hedge fund investments across nine different hedge fund strategies and five regions, and the new proceeds will be invested in existing and new hedge fund investment opportunities, according to the firm.
Alan Djanogly, head of investments for International Asset Management, the investment manager for AIS, said, “Interest in hedge fund investments continues to be increasingly popular and we are very excited to see that this issue has attracted demand from a wide range of both existing and new investors.”
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…
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