Aug 16 2012 | 4:06am ET
New hedge funds raised about the same in the first half of 2012 as they did during the first six months of last year—thanks almost entirely to Renaissance Technologies’ first new offering in five years.
Newly-launched hedge funds took in $10.4 billion in the first half, slightly better than the $10.3 billion new funds garnered in the first half of 2011.
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…