Friday, 30 January 2015
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Mar 10 2006 | 12:00am ET
Hedge fund managers take heed: “Ignore the press at your peril,” warned Thomas Walek, president of public relations firm Walek & Associates and co-author of a recently released report on hedge funds and the media. Walek, speaking at a hedge fund conference in Dubai this week, said that the new hedge fund regulations that came into play on Feb. 1 have allowed for greater media transparency.
“Already in 2006 we are seeing a big increase in hedge funds interacting with the media,” he said.
Other interesting findings in the survey include the following:
In response to the Walek poll, we here at FINalternatives thought it would be fun to conduct our own, non-scientific poll. Here are the results:
Jan 23 2015 | 1:00pm ET
In our new section, FINtech Focus, we will profile one of these firms each week. While fintech is a broad category, we will be focusing on firms that specifically cater to the alternative investment industry. Read more…