Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Nov 7 2011 | 1:32pm ET
The Children's Investment Fund Management went a long way towards reaching its high-water mark in the first half, but has even longer to go to get to that break-even point.
The London-based activist returned 16.53% in the first half, Morningstar data shows. It's unclear how TCI did during the market doldrums of the third quarter, which cost many hedge funds dearly, but its first-half performance was better than three-times higher than the average stock fund.
Now, the bad news: TCI is still at least 22.27% below its high-water mark.
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.