Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Feb 21 2012 | 1:22am ET
A new hedge fund founded by Kingdom Capital Management and Bennelong Asset Management veterans has launched its maiden hedge fund.
New York-based Queenscliff Partners has held initial rollouts for the Queenscliff Fund and an offshore fund, HFMWeek reports. The new firm is the brainchild of Phillip Towzell and Pak-Chee Yeoh. The latter spent 12 years managing emerging markets assets at Kingdon, and the former worked at Bennelong for five years.
Queenscliff specializes in global macro emerging markets investing.
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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