Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Apr 22 2013 | 2:13pm ET
Yankee Stadium is no stranger to star-studded lineups. But while the House that Ruth Built is used to hosting baseball's all-stars, today the stadium welcomes some hedge fund hall of famers.
The big ballpark in the Bronx is the site of a Goldman Sachs capital introduction event, and will feature SAC Capital Advisors' Steven Cohen, Pershing Square Capital Management's William Ackman, Saba Capital Management's Boaz Weinstein, Maverick Capital's Lee Ainslee, Millennium Management's Israel Englander and Glenview Capital Partners' Larry Robbins.
All told, about 70 hedge fund managers will meet with as many as 500 potential investors at the Fifth Annual U.S. Hedge Fund Symposium; each investor will get to meet with as many as eight hedge fund managers, who will give 45-minute talks to small groups.
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…
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