Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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Jun 14 2013 | 10:56am ET
Inflows into hedge funds fell by almost half in April, according to the most recent data from BarclayHedge and TrimTabs Investment Research.
Hedge funds added a net $430 million in April, compared to $817 million in March. Funds of hedge funds continue to shrink, with $4.2 billion in net outflows in April—although fund of funds did best the average hedge fund in April for the first time in 10 months, topping them by 20 basis points, according to the report.
Hedge funds rose 0.6% in April.
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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