Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Oct 29 2010 | 1:42am ET
The Bank of New York Mellon’s Brazilian asset management arm says it plans to launch an onshore, regulated version of its Brazil hedge fund.
BNY Mellon ARX Investimentos recently launched a Latin America Infrastructure fund. The firm said it is likely to add a U.K. version of its Brazilian hedge fund.
“Latin America and Brazil are not passive plays because there is a disconnect between their high weightings in commodities stocks, and the locally-focused stocks that are growing,” Alex Gorra, head of ARX’s international platform, said.
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…
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