Monday, 1 September 2014
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Sep 16 2010 | 2:28pm ET
The three-year-old internal Goldman Sachs hedge fund founded by its top proprietary traders is up about 3% this year.
Goldman Sachs Investment Partners returned some 26% last year, Bloomberg News reports. The fund plummeted, along with the rest of the hedge fund industry, in its first full year of operations, 2008, losing 18%.
The fund manages about $7.5 billion, 35% of which is Goldman’s own capital. Under the provisions of the recently-enacted Dodd-Frank U.S. banking rules, the firm may have to seriously cut back on its investment in the fund.
GSIP is headed by Raanan Agus and Kenneth Eberts.
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 ...