Sep 8 2011 | 10:10am ET
New York-based hedge fund allocator Absolute Fund Advisors is currently invested in 18 new and emerging managers and General Partner Jason Konior says that total could reach 25 by year’s end.
Konior told FINalternatives that AFA makes two types of allocations to hedge funds. The initial allocation, he says, is made on a first-loss basis.
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…