Monday, 20 October 2014
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Nov 17 2010 | 6:54am ET
Fund of hedge funds firm Liongate Capital Management has announced that it is participating in the establishment of the Hedge Fund Standards Board Investor Chapter. The new group consists of leading hedge fund managers and investors “who have come together to help shape best practice within the industry,” according to the firm.
"We have been working closely with the Hedge Fund Standards Board and are pleased to participate in the launch of the Investor Chapter,” said Randall Dillard, co-founder and chief investment officer of Liongate. “In the last few years, we have witnessed strong improvements in the corporate governance framework of the hedge fund industry and it is our firm belief, that this should represent a foundation for the continued and coordinated global structure of best practice and controls within the hedge fund industry."
Liongate manages over $3 billion in fund of hedge funds, managed accounts and tailored portfolios.
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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