Saturday, 30 August 2014
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Sep 7 2007 | 10:08am ET
Zug, Switzerland-based fund of funds shop Salus Alpha Management is launching the Salus Alpha Equity Hedged Fund, which will invest in an index comprising up to 30 long/short equity managers. The subscription period for the new offering ends today.
The Salus Alpha Equity Hedged fund invests in the Long/Short Equity Index, a global investible benchmark, with funds selected from the Alternative-Index, which is also part of the Salus Alpha group and produces six hedge fund indices calculated by the Vienna Stock Exchange.
According to Salus Alpha, the Long/Short Equity Index has produced an annual return averaging around 16% since 1997, with a volatility of about 3%. The new fund will target returns of between 10% to 12% per annum and is available in dividend-paying and non-dividend-paying share classes.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...