Monday, 20 October 2014
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Mar 13 2012 | 11:20am ET
Investors continued to give hedge funds their confidence in March, adding to a growing trend of a growing industry.
Net inflows rose 2.1% over the last month, according to the GlobeOp Capital Movement Index. The latest round of good news means that the index is up over 10% over the last 12 months.
"Another month of healthy inflows continues the recent trend," GlobeOp Financial Services CEO Hans Hufschmid said.
In February, redemptions fell to a record low and net inflows were 2.25%, their best since September.
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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