Sep 16 2009 | 8:31am ET
Since its inception in 2005, New York City-based special situations hedge fund firm Paragon Capital has been generating average annual returns of 45%. Paragon employs a buy low, sell high investment strategy, enabling the firm to make opportunistic investments directly in public companies at a significant discount to their stock price while realizing on their investments in the short term.
We recently spoke with Paragon founder and portfolio manager Alan Donenfeld about his investment strategy and why his fund has performed so well despite the recent volatile marketplace.
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…