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Mar 18 2013 | 2:08pm ET
The hedge fund launched last year by The Children's Investment Fund veteran Stuart Powers has soft-closed with US$750 million.
London-based Hengistbury Investment Partners has doubled its assets under management since its debut. The firm's flagship hedge fund, which debuted on New Year's Day last year, soared 22% in 2012, and is up 2% this year, the Financial Times reports.
Hengistbury will now accept investment only from existing investors.
Powers was a partner and a top analyst at TCI. His former firm actually did even better than his new offering last year, rising 29.54%.
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 ...