Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Dec 11 2009 | 1:17pm ET
Europe’s third larges hedge fund firm BlueCrest Capital Management has raised £101 million ($164.5 million) through a new share issuance for its BlueCrest AllBlue fund.
The publically-listed BlueCrest AllBlue fund now manages approximately £440.3 million. It serves as a feeder fund for the firm’s Cayman Islands-based fund of hedge funds vehicle.
London-based BlueCrest Capital Management was established in 2000. It is now 25% owned by Man Group Holdings, which is ultimately owned by Man Group, with the balance owned by its principals.
The secretive hedge fund firm has approximately $15 billion in assets under management.
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 McKitish of Peddie School's 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…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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