Thursday, 28 August 2014
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Aug 28 2012 | 10:41am ET
Cevian Capital has added another U.S. state pension fund to its roster of clients.
The Swedish activist hedge fund won a $250 million mandate from the Virginia Retirement System, Bloomberg News reports. That deal comes just months after the firm, founded by Christer Gardell, received a $150 million mandate from the New Jersey Division of Investment.
Cevian focuses on European companies.
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 ...