Monday, 30 March 2015
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Nov 19 2010 | 6:37am ET
While many hedge funds are rushing to get onshore, Intrinsic Value Investors is heading in the opposite direction.
The New York-based event-driven firm, which is not affiliated with SAC Capital Advisors’ CR Intrinsic Investors division, has launched an offshore business, HFMWeek reports. The year-old firm said the move was motivated by investor demand.
Intrinsic hopes the move will attract assets from strategic investors and other potential clients, including high-net worth individuals, family offices and funds of hedge funds. The firm has already been approached by one possible strategic partner.
Intrinsic focuses on North America. Through an affiliation with a Montréal-based firm, it boasts Canadian credit and equity investments.
The firm charges 2% for management and 20% for performance. Goldman Sachs serves as prime broker.
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…