Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Sep 23 2013 | 11:44am ET
Hedge fund redemptions ticked up this month, according to SS&C Technologies.
The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator rose from 4% in August to 4.21% this month. The metric measures the sum of forward redemption notices received by hedge funds administered by SS&C's GlobeOp platform.
"Forward redemptions increased slightly in September, with the bulk of activity reflecting quarter-end requests," SS&C CEO Bill Stone said.
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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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