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.
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…