Monday, 20 October 2014
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Dec 18 2013 | 12:20pm ET
SkyBridge Capital is growing.
The New York-based fund of hedge funds' assets hit $9 billion at the end of October, up from $7.1 billion at the end of last year.
The firm's discretionary portfolio grew from $4.1 billion as of end-September 2012 to $5.6 billion as of end October 2013.
SkyBridge's Multi-Adviser Hedge Fund Portfolios series G accounts for much of the increase. It's assets are up to $4.5 billion from $2.7 billion a year-and-a-half ago. The fund has returned 9.73% through October, easily topping most hedge fund indices.
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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