Jun 30 2006 | 6:39pm ET
OakBrook Investments has unveiled its new 130/30 vehicle, the Structured Large Core Plus strategy. The so-called 130/30 strategy allows managers to short a limited percentage of an equity portfolio's value while using the proceeds of short sales to reinvest in additional long positions.
"We will customize their portfolio to whatever desired level of exposure they would like," said Michael Lorenzen, director of marketing, "it doesn't have to be 130/30. It can be 120/20 or140/40."
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…