Feb 7 2011 | 10:05am ET
Let’s say you’re a hedge fund manager and Benchmark Plus, the New Jersey-based fund of funds with $1.8 billion in assets under management, has decided to invest with you. First, the good news: Benchmark Plus, true to its name, has devised a benchmarking system that allows it to recognize (and reward) your skills as a manager, no matter your strategy. The bad news? As a Benchmark Plus manager, you will be expected to work for those rewards.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…