Monday, 22 September 2014
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Nov 12 2010 | 2:16am ET
Former Nezu Asia portfolio manager Arnab Sen has founded a hedge fund firm and plans to launch his first fund next month.
Sen’s Harbour Asset Management is readying an Asia ex-Japan equity long/short strategy, HFMWeek reports. The new fund will be called the Harbour Asia Opportunity Fund.
Asia hedge funds currently manage US$137.8 billion, according to AsiaHedge. Investors have been clamoring for more exposure to the region, although “the nascent recovery seen in Asian hedge fund assets toward the end of last year has been stalled due to weak capital inflows, continued redemptions and largely flat performance of the funds in the first half of 2010,” AsiaHedge’s Aradhna Dayal said.
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…
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