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Feb 15 2012 | 12:56pm ET
Even the biggest names in the hedge fund industry occasionally need help raising money.
SAC Capital Advisors and KLS Diversified Asset Management have turned to Morgan Stanley's capital introduction team as each seeks $500 million in fresh cash. SAC, which has also engaged Barclays for the effort, wants the money for its new reinsurance business, while KLS hopes to add half-a-billion to its multi-strategy fixed-income fund.
According to HFMWeek, both fundraisings are in process and will likely take several months to finish.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...