Wednesday, 1 April 2015
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Oct 7 2010 | 12:32pm ET
The hedge fund industry hasn’t even regained all of the assets it lost during the financial crisis, but not to worry, one industry player says: In 10 years, that high-water mark will be so far underwater you won’t even be able to see it.
SkyBridge Capital’s Anthony Scaramucci told Bloomberg News that the hedge fund industry would triple in size over the next decade. Investors will be drawn back into the asset class by a weakened appetite for the stock-market roller-coaster.
“They need higher returns than what the fixed-income markets are giving them,” Scaramucci said at the Capital IQ Conference yesterday. “What's really going to move the needle for hedge fund allocations will be pensions.”
SkyBridge recently completed its acquisition of three Citigroup hedge fund units. The firm has some $7.4 billion in assets under management and advisory.
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…