Thursday, 18 September 2014
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Dec 4 2007 | 12:35pm ET
The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a Michigan hedge fund manager with lying to investors about big investment losses.
According to the regulator, Azure Bay Management’s Daniel Jones told investors that one of his funds had $2.1 million in assets. In reality, the SEC alleges, there were just $200,000 in assets left, which a federal court has now frozen.
In spite of the fund’s losses, Jones allegedly still charged investors some $135,000 in management fees.
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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