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Aug 22 2012 | 1:51pm ET
It's been a long, hard slog since the hedge fund industry's assets began to erode amidst the financial crisis. But North American hedge funds are back to where they were four years ago.
Eurekahedge said that the region's hedge funds have returned to their all-time high. North American hedge funds now manage $1.2 trillion, the data provider said.
All told, global industry assets stood at $1.74 trillion after increasing by $10.6 billion in July.
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…
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