Apr 15 2011 | 1:58pm ET
Timing can be everything when launching a new hedge fund, and Masaru Matsumoto could have been criticized for picking just about the worst for a Japan-focused fund.
The former Goldman Sachs trader launched his Hayate Atom Multi Strategy fund on March 15—just four days after the massive earthquake hit his country, causing a tsunami and nuclear crisis and claiming as many as 28,000 lives. But Matsumoto managed a 0.9% return in the second half of last 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…