Dec 22 2005 | 5:00pm ET
By Deirdre Brennan
It's no surprise that there has been a flurry of Asian-focused hedge fund launches in recent months. Hennessee Group's Asia-Pacific Index is showing year-to-date returns of 13.65%, second only to its Latin American Index, which has posted 18.48% returns YTD.
Nick Azari, chief operating officer of Aperta Asset Management, which launched a Japanese long/short equities fund April 1, said "our fund is doing extremely well. We are up about 25% in less than 9 months... Just this month we are up 6.5%."
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…