Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Jun 27 2013 | 9:55am ET
Canadian hedge funds were in the red last month, if only barely.
The Scotiabank Canadian Hedge Fund Index fell 0.08% in May, Scotia Capital said. The benchmark is up just 0.06% on the year.
By contrast, Canadian stocks are up 1.74% through May, according to the Standard & Poor's TSX Composite Index.
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.