Friday, 27 March 2015
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Sep 5 2012 | 9:29am ET
Fund of hedge funds Altin AG is up 2.58% through August, less than the average hedge fund but well ahead of its average peer.
The US$270 million Swiss firm's fund is well ahead of the 1.75% that the average fund of funds has returned this year. But it badly lags both single-manager funds, which have added about 5%, and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index, which is up about 12%.
Altin has more than 30 underlying managers. Most of its money is currently in long/short equity and macro strategies, Investment Europe reports.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…