Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Apr 24 2014 | 10:22am ET
Hedge fund Galleyla Investment Co. got off to a strong start, returning 18% in its first year.
The Japan-focused firm was founded by former Morgan Stanley Asset & Investment Trust Management fund manager Tsukasa Shimoda. It launched last April.
By contrast, the average Japanese hedge fund returned just 2.7% over the same period.
“Abenomics ended at the end of last year and the stock market is now reversing,” Shimoda told Bloomberg News. “The market will bottom in May or June and will resume its bullish run as the yen weakens on the back of Abe’s policies of [the Bank of Japan’s] additional monetary easing.”
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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