Saturday, 28 March 2015
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Nov 9 2007 | 10:39am ET
San Francisco-based Tuscan Group has launched an offshore version of its $135 million long/short hedge fund. The Cayman Islands-domiciled Tuscan Offshore Investments debuted with $20 million on Oct. 1.
Both funds employ a long/short strategy in the technology space, including telecom and media but minus biotech, because “that’s a whole other specialty,” a source with knowledge of the fund told FINalternatives. The source did not provide performance numbers for the onshore fund, which has been trading since 2002.
Tuscan Offshore Investments uses Bank of America as its prime broker, Howard Rice as its law firm and Rothstein Kass as its auditor.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…