Aug 30 2011 | 8:05am ET
Constance Hunter, chief economist at hedge fund firm Aladdin Capital Management, said that Europe could recover more quickly if a “cathartic event” forced policy makers to make tough decisions sooner than later. Without a jolt to the system, she added, current fiscal and monetary policies risk prolonging Europe’s economic woes.
“The reality is that decisions may not be made in the European Commission’s offices in Brussels, but on the streets of Munich and Bonn,” Hunter said.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…