Jan 14 2011 | 1:24pm ET
Despite raising almost a half-billion dollars to launch his hedge fund, Fortress Investment Group veteran Sri Wijegoonaratna couldn't make it stick.
Wijegoonaratna told investors yesterday that he was pulling the plug on his Galle Global Macro Partners, less than a year after its debut. He blamed investor redemptions and sub-par performance for the firm's failure.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…