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Feb 24 2011 | 9:52am ET
Soros Fund Management's flagship hedge fund had its worst year in eight in 2010, returning just a quarter of what the average hedge fund returned.
The $28 billion Quantum Endowment Fund rose just 2.63% last year, Institutional Investor reports. By contrast, industry averages show the average hedge fund rose about 10% on the year.
Last year's performance was Soros' worst since 2002, when it lost 1.72%.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...