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Jun 16 2008 | 2:00am ET
London-based asset manager Threadneedle is readying a 130/30 fund for launch next month.
The US$125 billion firm’s new 130/30 offering will invest in global markets. It comes on the heels of a U.S. 130/30 fund launched last year.
Last month, the firm opened a Hong Kong office. In April, Threadneedle announced plans for a new commodities hedge fund.
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…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.