Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Sep 14 2010 | 1:22am ET
Vector Commodity Management hasn’t been in business for long. But the three-month-old hedge fund is off to a running start.
The energy fund returned about 4% since its launch, Bloomberg News reports. The firm, headed by former Goldman Sachs fuel oil trader Gilbert Saiz, has increased its assets under management to $80 million and hired a pair of traders.
George Hoger and Ben Dilkes joined the firm in June. Both previously worked at the four-year-old oil-trading joint venture of Credit Suisse and Glencore International.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...