Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Last updated 23 min ago
Aug 14 2013 | 9:25am ET
York Capital Management's tough June did not extend into July.
The New York-based firm enjoyed gains across all of its strategies. York Multi Strategy added 2.7% on the month and is up almost 8% on the year, ValueWalk reports. The firm's Credit Opportunities Fund added 1.6% in July and is up 9% in 2013. York Asian Opportunities Fund rose 1.1% on the month and is up 6.47% on the year, and the firm's European Credit Opportunities Fund added 0.8% on the month and is up 5.5% on the year.
In contrast, York suffered losses across all its strategies in June.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
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…
The trading world is inundated with strategies and techniques. Here’s one way traders can get a handle on information overload.