Thursday, 2 October 2014
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Jan 12 2012 | 5:12am ET
Winton Capital Management's astonishing asset growth continued right up until the end of 2011.
The London-based quantitative specialist took in an impressive US$1.1 billion in new money in the last two months of the year, HFMWeek reports. Those inflows followed US$7.8 billion in net inflows to the firm during the first 10 months of the year.
Most of the new money came from U.S. and Asian institutional investors.
Winton brought in US$660 million alone in November—almost one-fifth of the total net inflow to the hedge fund industry that month. From January through October, Winton's inflows accounted for more than 10% of all inflows into hedge funds.
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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