Wednesday, 23 July 2014
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Jul 20 2011 | 11:23am ET
Soros Fund Management's flagship hedge fund has about three-quarters of its assets in cash as the New York-based firm waits out the economic uncertainly in hopes of finding better opportunities.
A 6% loss through mid-June pushed Keith Anderson, the manager of the $25.5 billion Quantum Endowment Fund, to pull back. He ordered his portfolio managers to cut back on their trades, Bloomberg News reports, leaving the fund about 75% cash, one of many hedge funds overweight cash amidst perplexing economic times.
Moore Capital Management is another; the firm cut risk after it lost about 6% in the first half.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…