Monday, 1 September 2014
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Nov 13 2013 | 8:04am ET
Hedge fund returned 1.06% last month, according to the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index. This brings year-to-date returns for hedge funds to 9.93%, according to the fund administration firm.
Meanwhile, the S&P 500 bested hedge funds by returning 4.5% in October, and is up 23.2% for the year though October.
And while hedge fund returns are solid, so is the stream of money pouring into them. Hedge fund flows as measured by the SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index have advanced 0.16% in November.
“Capital flows for the month were slightly positive, with subscription levels reaching a 10-month high,” said Bill Stone, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SS&C Technologies.
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 ...