Monday, 22 September 2014
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Apr 22 2014 | 2:00pm ET
Hedge funds took in more new money during the third quarter than in any such period in three years, pushing the industry’s total assets to a new record.
Net inflows totaled $26.32 billion between January and March, according to Hedge Fund Research. The industry now manages $2.7 trillion.
Last quarter was the seventh straight in which industry assets hit a new record.
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.