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Jan 13 2012 | 1:08am ET
Senrigan Capital Group wasn’t spared a difficult 2011 for hedge funds, especially in its home region of Asia.
The Hong Kong-based firm’s flagship lost 8.5% last year, Bloomberg News reports. The US$1 billion fund returned 6% in 2010.
The event-driven fund launched with US$220 million in November 2009, backed by the Blackstone Group. The firm was founded by former Citadel Investment Group Asia principal Nick Taylor. The fund hit the US$1 billion asset mark early last year.
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.