Monday, 1 September 2014
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Jul 14 2014 | 5:19am ET
Portfolio rebalancing took its toll on the hedge-fund industry last month.
The SS&C GlobeOp Capital Movement Index dropped 1.77% in June, its largest decline in six months. The hedge fund administrator said that the index, which represents net subscriptions or redemptions to hedge funds on its GlobeOp platform, said such a dip is to be expected at the half-way point of the year.
“Due to semi-annual redemptions, net flows were negative for the month and represent a new six-month low,” SS&C Technologies CEO Bill Stone said.
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 ...