Feb 10 2014 | 11:43am ET
Short-selling was bad business last year, when stocks soared. Unfortunately for Kynikos Associates' founder James Chanos, it is the business he's in.
New York-based Kynikos' Opportunity Fund fell 14% last year, its worst annual performance in at least a decade. The huge decline was also Kynikos' second-straight losing year; the fund fell by less than 1% in 2012.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…