Sunday, 19 October 2014
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Aug 10 2012 | 12:55pm ET
Hedge funds inflows rose 1.36% in August, according to the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index.
“Net inflows resumed in August taking the cumulative Index to a new high despite the continued uncertainty in European and U.S. markets," said Bill Stone, chairman and CEO, SS&C Technologies. "Interestingly, outflows for the month were the lowest we have seen for August since we started tracking the Index.”
The SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index represents the monthly net of hedge fund subscriptions and redemptions administered by SS&C GlobeOp on the GlobeOp platform divided by their total assets under administration.
Total assets on this platform represent about 10% of hedge fund industry AUM.
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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