Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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May 21 2010 | 9:47am ET
Zebra Capital Management is showing its stripes with a pair of launches.
The Milford, Conn.-based fund is managing a $23 million global long/short equity separate account for fund of hedge funds Permal Group. That vehicle began trading on Monday, Pensions & Investments reports, using a long/short version of Zebra’s earnings-based global liquidity strategy.
Next month, the firm plans to launch a commingled version of that strategy. The new hedge fund will debut on June 1 with between $10 million and $15 million in seed capital.
The Permal fund is aimed at European and Asian investors, and its UCITS III-compliant.
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 ...