Monday, 20 October 2014
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Aug 12 2011 | 11:06am ET
Concept Capital Markets has launched a new managed accounts platform.
The boutique New York-based prime broker has created a registered investment advisor that will allow its clients to offer their clients managed accounts. Concept's hedge funds will be able to move all of their money to the new platform or can offer managed accounts to existing or potential investors on an individual basis, HFMWeek reports.
"Growing assets under management in a hedge fund world can be difficult at times and an alternative to starting a hedge fund would be to run money as a single managed-account business," Concept's Robert Moore said.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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