Apr 5 2012 | 12:24pm ET
There’s debate over whether it will actually create jobs, but the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act that U.S. President Barak Obama will sign on Thursday is going to create new opportunities for hedge funds.
The JOBS Act includes a provision that lifts a 78-year-old ban on advertising for private placement funds, including both hedge funds and private equity vehicles.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…