ING Buys Stake In Small Hedge Fund

Jan 8 2008 | 8:11am ET

An ING unit has bought a minority stake in a hedge fund manager, signaling a new strategy.

Lincoln Vale has sold a piece of itself to ING Investment Management, Americas, a first for the division, Pensions & Investment reports. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but ING will become London- and Boston-based Lincoln Vale’s primary distributor. The alternative investments shop manages hedge funds, private equity vehicles and structured products.

The Lincoln Vale deal is likely to be followed by others for stakes in small alternatives firms, according to ING.


In Depth

Q&A: Omni Macro Fund Bullish On India, Watching China

Mar 4 2015 | 3:35pm ET

Omni Macro Fund was formed in 2007 by Stephen Rosen, previously a prop trader at...

Lifestyle

Hedge Fund Manager Out as Minnesota Wild Minority Owner

Feb 25 2015 | 2:45pm ET

New York hedge fund manager Philip Falcone is no longer a minority owner of the...

Guest Contributor

Managing Diversification And Drawdowns In The “New Normal”

Mar 5 2015 | 2:42pm ET

In 2008-2009 diversification alone failed to provide adequate risk management for...

 

Editor's Note