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Nov 21 2011 | 12:05pm ET
A rebound in the hedge fund industry drove the Lyxor Hedge Fund Index up 0.75% in October, although year-to-date the index remains down 5.85%.
The top performing strategies over the month were long/short equity long bias, up 5.59%; special situations, up 3.76%; and fixed income arbitrage, up 2.91%.
The Lyxor Hedge Indices are investable, asset-weighted indices based on Lyxor’s managed account platform that covers all the major hedge fund strategies.
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.