Friday, 19 September 2014
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Nov 7 2007 | 10:04am ET
The Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index Group has added another investable hedge fund index to its product mix.
The new Credit Suisse/Tremont AllHedge Index is derived from the group's Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index and includes funds from the Credit Suisse/Tremont Sector Invest Indices. According to the firm, the funds selected represent the largest eligible “open” funds in each of the 10 hedge fund sectors and provide timely performance reporting, audited financials and an offering memorandum review.
“AllHedge represents the overall performance of the hedge fund universe found in our Sector Invest Indices through a rules-based methodology that follows the sector weights of the Broad Index,” said Oliver Schupp, president of Credit Suisse Index Co.
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…
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