Mar 15 2011 | 1:22am ET
Hedge fund Independent Franchise Partners is set to close its flagship stock fund after raising some US$5 billion in just two years.
The London-based firm, founded by former Morgan Stanley global franchise strategy head Hassan Elmasry, said its global fund will be closed to new investors by the end of this month.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…