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Jan 3 2013 | 12:22pm ET
Glenview Capital Partners bounced back in a big way last year, posting double-digit returns in its two hedge funds.
The $4.5 billion firm's flagship was up 29.31% through Dec. 21, 5.72% of that during those most recent 21 days, the New York Post reports. Its smaller Go opportunities fund is up about twice that, according to the tabloid.
Glenview credited the big returns to investments in hospital stocks. Firm founder Larry Robbins has argued that the U.S. healthcare reform law will prove a boon to for-profit hospitals.
Glenview's $3.6 billion flagship fell 12% in 2011.
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 ...