Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Jun 12 2014 | 9:54am ET
Investors added more money to hedge funds this month than in any of the last four, according to SS&C Technologies.
The SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index rose 1.01% in June to hit “their highest levels in four months,” SS&C CEO Bill Stone said. The metric measures net subscriptions and redemptions received by hedge funds administered on SS&C’s GlobeOp platform.
SS&C also said that hedge funds returned 1.04% last month.
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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
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.