Thursday, 2 October 2014
Last updated 46 min ago
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.
Oct 2 2014 | 9:16am ET
Gregory Barrett is a principal at Dyal Capital Partners, which takes minority equity stakes in established hedge fund managers—those with assets under management of $1.5 billion to $6 billion. 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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