Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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May 31 2007 | 9:54am ET
New York-based Owl Creek Asset Management is reportedly prepping a Japan-focused activist fund to be launched sometime in July.
The Owl Creek Japan Fund will look to capture alpha in Japanese distressed names and is said to eventually raise $1 billion in assets under management.
The firm is currently marketing its latest offering to existing domestic and international investors with a pricey minimum investment of $5 million.
Calls and e-mails to Owl Creek were not returned by press time.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...