Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Nov 7 2012 | 1:48pm ET
Permal Group's funds of hedge funds have posted primarily positive returns this year.
All but the firm's Natural Resources Fund were in the black through the third quarter, ValueWalk reports. Permal's Fixed Income Special Opportunities Fund is up 10% and its Special Global Opportunities Fund 9.9%. Permal's Fixed Income Holdings fund is up 6.4%, Long Short Global Equity Holdings 4.4% and Investment Holdings 4%. Permal Macro Holdings Fund, its largest, is up only 0.2% on the year.
Natural Resources is down 0.2%.
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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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