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Jul 26 2011 | 1:49pm ET
Apollo Global Management is planning a natural resources fund, its second foray into the metals and mining space.
The New York-based firm, which manages $27 billion, hopes to raise $1.5 billion for the new fund, which will also invest in energy assets. The move comes less than a year after the firm closed in Metals Trading hedge fund.
According to Bloomberg News, Apollo is talking up its success running several metals and oil companies in its fundraising pitch.
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…
The twin debacles of MF Global and PFG have damaged the reputation of the futures industry demanding an examination of customer protection rules. New rules are being implemented, which will add cost a...