Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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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.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...