Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Sep 17 2008 | 11:22am ET
The National Futures Association has taken an emergency enforcement action against Capital Blu Management, a Melbourne, Fla.-based commodity-trading advisor.
Capital Blu has been suspended from NFA membership and prohibited from soliciting or accepting any investor or pool participants' funds after refusing to fully cooperate with the NFA in an examination of the firm and its operations.
The NFA took action against Capital Blu after receiving allegations from investors that it had provided false statements to investors in the CBM FX 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 McKitich, CIO of Petty 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…
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.