Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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Jul 20 2007 | 10:49am ET
In addition to recalcitrant portfolio companies, Pirate Capital’s Thomas Hudson has another reason to be angry this month: recalcitrant investors.
Investors withdrew roughly half its remaining assets on Jun. 30, leaving the once $2 billion fund with just about $400 million, Hedge Fund Alert reports.
Leading the departures was fund of funds shop GAM, which alone accounts for as much as $300 million of the withdrawals.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...