Monday, 20 October 2014
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Jun 11 2008 | 11:57am ET
Hong Kong-based hedge fund shop Ginger Capital has launched a long-biased fund seeking to take advantage of China’s growing importance in the global economy.
The Ginger Opportunity Fund debuted with between US$20 million and US$30 million, targeting returns in excess of 20%, Asian Investor reports. Ginger Capital says the fund has a target size of US$500 million.
The new fund focuses on non-Chinese companies poised to profit from a booming China, investing only in companies with market capitalizations in excess of US$600 million. Net exposure will be between 30% and 70%, with no more than 20% of assets invested in one sector theme, and no more than 10% in any one name. Long-biased investments—those held between 12 and 18 months—make up 80% of the fund.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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