Sunday, 29 March 2015
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Jun 4 2010 | 8:32am ET
Alternative investment firm Harcourt Investment Consulting on June 1 launched a new UCITS fund of hedge funds—the Vonda UCITS Fund.
The new vehicle will invest in 10-15 managers—with a focus on those running managed futures or global macro strategies. It has a target return of Libor + 4% p.a. over a business cycle and a target volatility between 6% and 8% p.a.
Vonda UCITS was seeded with $60 million and has already received additional commitments of $50 million.
Switzerland-based Harcourt has approximately $4.5 billion in assets under management.
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…