Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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Aug 27 2012 | 12:41pm ET
HanKar Capital suffered a difficult second quarter but made it through the first half with gains.
The New York-based relative-value hedge fund, which has $25 million in assets, fell 1.56% between April and June, Opalesque reports. The fund remains up 3.81% on the year.
HanKar, founded last year by Matt Hansen, told clients that its returns had not been affected by the European debt crisis. In June, the firm hired Citadel Investment Group veteran Don Lee as chief risk officer.
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…
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…
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