Tuesday, 2 September 2014
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Feb 28 2014 | 10:45am ET
Elliott Management may be trying to boost the acquisition price of a fellow asset manager.
The New York-based activist hedge fund has taken an 11% stake in F&C Asset Management through derivatives, the Financial Times reports. The Bank of Montreal last month offered to buy F&C for £700 million.
Elliott is expected to agitate for a higher price, either from BMO or a rival bidder.
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 ...