Jun 16 2011 | 10:37am ET
Q1 2011 saw the launch of 298 hedge funds as total industry assets surpassed $2 trillion for the first time in history.
According to recently released data from HFR, Q1 and trailing four quarter launch totals reached their highest levels since 2007. Liquidations hit their highest levels in 12 months, with 181 funds closing for an attrition rate of almost 2%.
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…