Mar 17 2011 | 9:35am ET
As the tragedy in Japan continues to unfold, FINalternatives spoke with portfolio managers and other industry experts this week about just what it means for Asian-focused hedge fund managers. They explained that in general, hedge fund managers are long Japan, whether they are global macro players or long/short funds, so in the immediate term this is very bad for their performance. However, if they can ride out the current volatility, the future may be brighter.
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…