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Aug 10 2011 | 11:00am ET by Deirdre Brennan
Market volatility has hedge fund managers on a rollercoaster, and while some funds have taken a hit, others have proven that they are indeed not correlated to broader markets.
Is your hedge fund up thus far in August? If so, we’d love to hear from you.
I know, I know, the compliance folks at your firm have scared the @#$%$ out of you and warned you never to speak to the press or the SEC will come knocking. First of all, that isn’t true. Secondly, that is why we will take our sources to our graves.
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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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.