Apr 2 2013 | 11:52am ET
Commodities firm CF Partners has launched its first stock hedge fund, focused on the utilities, oil and infrastructure sectors.
The CFP Equity Fund, a long/short vehicle, debuted in December with US$29 million of internal capital, and is now accepting outside capital. The fund will invest in between 20 and 40 positions, primarily stocks, although up to 35% of its assets can be invested in commodity futures-linked swaps.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…