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.
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…