Monday, 30 March 2015
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Jan 29 2008 | 7:39am ET
Asia’s largest fund of hedge funds platform has launched a new, more focused Asia vehicle with a target of US$300 million.
Sail Advisors unveiled its Sail Asia Focus Fund this month with US$30 million in seed capital, Asian Investor reports. It aims to provide higher returns that its predecessor fund of funds, the Sail Pacific Explorer Fund, with a more concentrated portfolio and greater flexibility to invest in emerging hedge fund managers.
Asia Focus will be managed by Chief Investment Officer Eliza Lau, Denise Hu and Kamni Bharwani. Investing in between 12 and 15 underlying managers, the fund is targeting a return of Libor plus 10%, with a maximum of 1.5-times leverage.
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…