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GuruFocus.com - Investors poured the most money ever into hedge funds during the second quarter, surpassing a 2018 record, as returns soared. Assets managed by hedge ...


Reuters - A Delaware judge ruled against hedge funds on Friday that tried to get more cash out of Newell Brands Inc's 2016 acquisition of consumer goods company ...


Financial Post - WILMINGTON — A Delaware judge ruled against hedge funds on Friday that tried to get more cash out of Newell Brands Inc's 2016 acquisition of consumer ...


The Wall Street Journal - Carlson Capital is weighing whether to shut down one of its largest funds, with its two portfolio managers having already left the firm.


Institutional Investor - The closure of Jack Meyer's Convexity Capital Management marks the third hedge fund founded by a Harvard Management Company alum to close down their ...


MarketWatch - Hedge funds benefited from new investor money and stronger performance.



BlackRock's AUM rose 5% in the quarter ended June 30 and 8.6% in the year buoyed by high net inflows into fixed-income strategies.


While we all fondly remember “Joe” Gao Jue, possibly the worst candidate for a job in the history of JPMorgan Chase—and that was before the “accidental” sexually-explicit e-mail sent to HR—who nonetheless got a position—and kept it—perhaps on account of his dad’s being China’s commerce minister, ...


The Times - Hedge funds have made an estimated paper profit of £150 million by shorting Asos during the last year after the online fashion retailer issued three profit ...


Bloomberg - There is a widespread belief that Wall Street traders use complicated derivative products to fool and defraud their unsophisticated clients, but you hear ...


There is a strange, almost Dadaist beauty to the way in which WeWork has decided to enter life as a public company. After basically admitting that it will go public because it can no longer bleed the exsanguinated private equity market, WeWork has essentially forced analysts approach its accounting ...


Financial Advisor Magazine - According to the SEC from June 2016 to April 2017, Swapnil Rege, while employed as a an advisor at a Darien, Conn-based hedge fund, manipulated the ...


Market Expert - Research N Reports has published an analysis of new statistical data titled as, Hedge Fund Software Market. The report scrutinizes the industry competence ...


Reuters Africa - Recasts with details of previous Elliott stake in Whitbread, other moves by hedge fund)


Ray Dalio's answer to a new market paradigm that could see escalating conflict between capitalists and socialists is simple —> #gold via @markets (Feed generated with )


Reuters - Recasts with details of previous Elliott stake in Whitbread, other moves by hedge fund)


The private debt market is forecast to reach USD1.4 trillion in the next five years. How it evolves will, to some extent, depend on technology innovation, as fund managers look to develop new ways to analyse and value assets, automate processes, and construct customised products to satisfy LPs. In this podcast, Ross Ellis and Chad Longenecker from the SEI Investment Manager Services division, Hank D’Allesandro of Morgan Stanley Credit Partners and Cecile Mayer-Levi of Tikehau Investment Management discuss the role of technology in private debt markets and what future disruption might look like.


The Wall Street Journal - Asset manager Owl Rock's business development company, with a valuation of about $6 billion, highlights the growth potential for private debt markets as ...


Hedge Fund Betting on Years of Low Rates Puts 99% Cash in Stocks, reports @justinaknope --> - (Feed generated with )


Barron's - What to know about Uber's new rewards program. Investors stopped pulling their money from hedge funds. And is consumer sentiment improving?


AlphaWeek - Industry tracker eVestment published data today showing that hedge fund investors redeemed $16.43bn from the asset class in June. 57% of reporting ...


Gulf News - This would stop a $6b industry getting anywhere near its true potential.


HedgeWeek - Total hedge fund assets increased to USD3.245 trillion in the second quarter of the year, narrowly eclipsing the previous record level of USD3.244 trillion in Q3 ...


The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued an Order filing and settling charges againstSwapnil Rege, a former portfolio manager for a Connecticut-based hedge fund registered as a commodity pool operator (CPO), for fraudulently mis-marking swap valuations to artificially inflate the profits of his employer’s trading book in order to obtain an increased performance bonus.


Man GLG, the discretionary investment management business of Man Group, has appointed Patrick Kenney and Santiago Pardo as portfolio managers within its credit business.


Hedge fund industry assets increased to a record high of $3.245 trillion in the second quarter, driven primarily by strong investment performance as well as inflows to larger firms, according to new ...


AlphaWeek - Industry tracker HFR said that hedge fund assets reached a new record in the second quarter, driven by performance gains and investor re-allocations to top ...


Inflexion Private Equity is to acquire Estera, a global provider of funds, corporate and trust services from Bridgepoint. Following completion of the investment, Estera will be merged with Inflexion’s existing portfolio company Ocorian, forming a global corporate service and fund administration leader of significant scale.


FundRock Partners Ltd (FP), the ACD business of FundRock Group, has appointed Michael Vareika and Eric Personne as Independent Non-Executive Directors to its Board of Directors, subject to the FCA approval.


BTIG is expanding its Prime Brokerage platform with a dedicated effort to service family offices. In a newly-created role, Concetta Mastrangelo, Senior Vice President, BTIG Prime Brokerage, will lead the enhanced family offices effort.


Mr. Steyer plans to spend $100 million of his own money to take on President Trump, whether anyone wants him to or not.


Tom Steyer plans to spend $100 million of his own money to take on President Trump, whether anyone wants him to or not.


Nordea Asset Management has expanded its late-cycle offering with the launch of a global infrastructure fund under the management of CBRE Clarion Securities amid growing demand for the asset class.


Opalesque - The Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund benchmark has sustained its good performance from the beginning of the year, posting a Q2 return of 2.45%.


The Securities and Exchange Commission issued three no-action letters on the issue of research payments, in light of developments on that issue in Europe in 2017. Specifically, they dealt with the cross-border of Europe’s rules (MiFID II), which were scheduled to take effect, and which did take effect, on Jan.Read More


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Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: CVC Capital Partners has closed its second long-life fund at €4.6bn ($5.2bn), exceeding its target, exceeding its target by €600m. The UK-based private equity and investment advisory firm said in a press release that the fund CVC Strategic Opportuniti...


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Preqin in its Insights said that investment in sin industries has grown considerably over the past five years. quot;Perhaps the most vociferous growth has occurred in the cannabis industry, which boomed after the drug was legalized at the state level in the US and sci...


From Bloomberg Opinion: With almost $13 trillion of bonds in the global debt market yielding less than zero, fund managers are increasingly chasing returns in less liquid assets. The result could be a reduction in the transparency about what portfolios are really worth. Regulators are right to be...


UBS to launch China's first foreign fund of funds From Investment Europe: UBS Asset Management has announced that its Shanghai division has launched its first onshore fund of funds. This makes UBS the first foreign asset manager to launch a fund of private securities funds (FOF) in China. China's...


From Institutional Investor: The hedge fund firm started by former Harvard endowment chief Jack Meyer is shutting down, according to communication sent Thursday to stakeholders. Convexity Capital Management had undergone serious capital redemptions for a number of years, but a staff member foremos...


From Institutional Investor: Bill Ackman's Pershing Square Holdings has been on a tear this year, but its plan to issue new debt has irritated a small London shareholder at a time when Pershing Square is buying back shares on several European exchanges every day.On Tuesday, the fund reported a year-...


Italian pension schemes hit out at government plan for new fund From IPE: Italy's Social Security Institute (INPS) has proposed the creation of a new "alternative" to second-pillar pension funds in a move that has been strongly opposed by occupational pension schemes. In a speec...


Hedge fund betting on years of low rates puts 99% cash in stocks From Bloomberg: A hedge fund that's delivered almost double the returns of the S P 500 Index this year is going all-in on stocks -- at least the safe and stodgy ones. Valley Forge Capital Management, whose $460 million of assets is ...


CFA's Bowman joins CAIA Opalesque Industry Update - The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association, the global leader in alternative investment education, today announced that John L. Bowman has joined the CAIA Association and been named Senior Managing Director. Mr. Bowman is a...


G7 crypto opposition masks warmer stance for wholesale markets From FT: It started with Donald Trump, who last week lashed out at cryptocurrencies and bitcoin, saying they are "not money" and he is not a "fan". Now, finance ministers from the rest of the G7 group...


Forget qubits - Scientists just built a quantum gate with qudits From Futurism: Just like quantum computers have their own versions of bits known as qubits, they also need their own versions of logic gates, which control the flow of information in a computing system. Now, a team from Purdue Unive...


Wall Street's trading desks endure worst first half in a decade From Bloomberg: Bank investors could be forgiven for mistaking executives on recent earnings calls for sports commentators. Their new favorite way to describe trading clients: "on the sidelines." Goldman Sachs Group...


Hedge funds, U.S. banks target Europe's top rated CLO debt From Bloomberg: U.S. investors have stepped up their pursuit of European collateralized loan obligations as the yield on offer has become more attractive compared to what they can get at home. Banks' treasury departments and institutional...


Elizabeth Warren attacks the private equity industry with new regulation proposals From CNBC: Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren aimed her campaign of economic populism on Thursday at a new target: the private equity industry. The Massachusetts senator, in tandem with colleagues o...


As the economic cycle winds down, advisors and investors are looking toward U.S. equities and gold, and are shirking Canada and the cannabis sector. These are the findings of Horizons ETFs Management Inc.'s latest advisor and investor sentiment surveys heading into the third quarter. While the pre...


Martin Shkreli loses appeal of conviction, sentence From Reuters: A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld the conviction and seven-year prison term of former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli for defrauding investors in hedge funds he founded. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Man...


The problem with being on top—if there is, in fact, a problem—is that ultimately, you’ve nowhere to go but down. This is especially true if the thing you are on top of is Wall Street trading, and it was the second quarter of 2019, and you don’t have a booming retail business to cushion the fall. ...


A federal judge has decided that Jeffrey Epstein should hold on the $77 million bond backed by what is almost definitely probably not pedophile sexual blackmail Ponzi scheme money, because there will be no bail: Jeffrey Epstein will remain behind bars after a judge denied his request for bail, an ...


Forbes - In this video-based article, CNBC's Jon Najarian and Pete Najarian talk about their new NYSE-traded cannabis ETF, THXC, and what makes it unique.


Forbes - By offering a flexible and low-cost way to tap into the potential of the markets and being a tax-efficient way to pursue your investment ideas, ETF adoption is ...


Exchange News Direct - The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today issued an Order filing and settling charges against Swapnil Rege, a former portfolio manager for a ...


Newsweek - When I first became a reporter at the Monterey Herald in 2004, it was a feisty and robust local newspaper covering a midsize California county. We did what local ...


Sacramento Bee - PG&E Corp.'s bondholders are offering billions to take over the bankrupt utility as part of a plan to pay claims from the Camp Fire and other California wildfires.


Barron's - Hedge funds saw inflows of $800 million in May after two straight months of redemptions, according to BarclayHedge. Even so, clients pulled $151 billion for the ...


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MarketWatch - Potential sale to BNP comes as hedge fund clients leave, pull assets.


Like the list of things that could potentially kill Deutsche Bank, the roster of events that can send bitcoin into a tailspin continues to grow. Bitcoin-linked buttplugs, John McAfee self-mutilation and cannibalization promises, Winklevii and the slow realization of the essential pointlessness of ...


It's been awhile since we checked in on our old pal Martin Shkreli, but there's apparently some news out there about the Ol' Shkrelster... Per CNBC: A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld the criminal conviction of notorious “pharma bro” Martin Shkreli. The three-judge panel in the U.S. Court ...


Voices of Monterey Bay - By Julie Reynolds Martinez. WASHINGTON — This week, I came to the nation's capital to speak about hedge funds. Specifically, how so-called “vulture” hedge ...


By Tanzeel Akhtar–High conviction investment ideas rule at Valley Forge Capital Management, a Wayne, Pennsylvania-based equity hedge fund manager with around USD450 million in assets. Here, founder Dev Kantesariaexplains the firm’s ‘different’ approach to value investing and why there’s no place for ‘speculative securities’ and ‘ineffective financial engineering’ in theinvestment playbook…


We all know a Dougie. Your buddy from college who is always doing things like selling shares in his Air Jordan collection, driving a Lyft with your car and Airbnb'ing the extra bedroom in his condo that he bought when he "at his old work." Dougie is always struggling with cash flow, but he's a ...


CNBC - Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio just picked gold as a prime long-term opportunity. Here's why one market watcher says he could be wrong.


Start your day with the Opening Bell powered by The Water Coolest. The Water Coolest is the preferred bathroom stall reading material of finance professionals. Sign up for the free daily newsletter. HOUSE OF CARDS Netflix Q2 earnings dropped yesterday and let's just say it was a lot like a certain ...


High-tech supercar manufacturer McLaren’s London showroom provided an appropriate venue for the 30th anniversary celebrations of RFA, a company at the leading edge of high-performance IT, financial cloud and cyber-security services for the alternatives industry, and an outfit that is leading the race to success.


Bloomberg - A hedge fund that's delivered almost double the returns of the S&P 500 Index this year is going all-in on stocks -- at least the safe and stodgy ones. Valley Forge ...


Bloomberg - A hedge fund that's delivered almost double the returns of the S&P 500 Index this year is going all-in on stocks -- at least the safe and stodgy ones.


WHP Global (WHP), a new brand management platform led by Chairman & CEO Yehuda Shmidman has launched backed by a USD200 million equity commitment from funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management (Oaktree).


Hedge funds reversed a brief two-month redemption trend in May with USD800 million in industry inflows, a turnaround from April’s USD9.4 billion in redemptions, according to Barclay Fund Flow Indicator published by BarclayHedge.


LFIS (La Française Investment Solutions), a Paris-based quantitative asset manager with USD14 billion AUM, has appointed Jean-Michel Lévy-Bruhl as a Senior Portfolio Manager in its Factor Investing team.


New US Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Heath P Tarbert has made appointments to key positions in his Office.


Hong Kong-based multi-strategy hedge fund Infini Capital Management Ltd has selected TORA, a provider of a cloud-based order and execution management system (OEMS), for its pairs trading solution.


BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has appointed Ulrik Fugmann and Edward Lees as Senior Portfolio Managers, based in London. They joined on 17 June and report to Guy Davies, CIO of Equities.


BCS Global Markets (BCS GM) has expanded its sales team in New York with the appointments of Kyrill Firshein and Diego Vargas who will be responsible for growing BCS’s capabilities across fixed income and equities.


Blackstone has appointed Gabriel Sod Hoffs has joined Blackstone Alternative Asset Management (BAAM) as a Managing Director and Head of Emerging Markets and Global Macro Strategy.


The TRADE News - Infini Capital will use the TORA OEMS for pairs trading across multiple counterparties and regions.


Citywire Financial Publishers - We are all acutely aware of the seismic shift that has been occurring within asset management – a titanic flow of capital from active to passive funds – and it ...


Narcissist: an extremely self-centered person who has an exaggerated sense of self-importance. As a result of the rise of social media over the last decade, this accurately describes a large portion of the population. Follower count and the number of likes have become the defining measures of ...


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"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes." - Marcel Proust Here's a quickie that's likely to raise a few eyebrows, if you're looking through the right lens: One of the greatest dividends that's just now starting to come from Alphacution's expanding library of models is the [...]


“Generations of human beings were transformed into machines in the relentless pursuit of material wealth: We lived to work.” - Jeremy Rifkin, The Third Industrial Revolution Founded in 1988 by former Columbia University computer science professor, David Shaw, above a bookstore in New York's Union Square, The DE Shaw Group is now reported to manage [...]


International Business Times - Billionaire Ray Dalio again argues gold remains a good safe haven investment amid the uncretainties plaguing markets worldwide.


The Times - Neil Woodford plans to start offloading stakes in illiquid biotech investments from the end of this month as he seeks to save his £3.7 billion suspended fund.


B. G., Opalesque Geneva: The Bahamas has been working on enhancing and updating its jurisdiction offerings for financial services of late. "In the last two years, we have seen a change in the approach of the government," said Brent Symonette, a member of parliament and a former ...


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Strategic Partners, Blackstone 's secondary private equity platform, closed its eighth fund on more than $11.1bn. Strategic Partners VIII L.P. 's investors included pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, family offices,...


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Western Europe-focused private equity firm Oakley Capital has smashed the target of its fourth buyout fund, after raising €1.46bn ($1.64bn) for its final close. quot;Following strong investor demand, the Fund closed above its target size of €1.2bn and ...


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Muzinich Co launches short duration bond fund Fixed income specialist Muzinich Co has unveiled a short duration investment grade bond fund in response to strong client demand, according to the firm. The Global Short Duration Investment Grade Fund seeks to enhance returns while limiting credit...


The 2019 algorithmic trading survey finds that brokers are stepping up to the plate in the post-MIFID II landscape to provide consistent execution to hedge fund firms that are more knowledgeable and discerning than ever before. The first part of this year's algorithmic trading survey found that br...


From City Wire: Global fund managers have marginally added back to their risk bets and cut cash holdings but fears over the end of the cycle and trade war fallout continue, the latest Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey has found. The headline findings in its July report, which was responded to b...


The world's biggest pension fund has a $26bn war chest for Japan stocks From Bloomberg: Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund has room to invest $26 billion in domestic stocks to keep holdings near its portfolio target, according to JPMorgan Chase Co. The world's largest pension fund's h...


Hedge funds are $200m richer after mounting Ambu attack From Bloomberg: Hedge funds betting against Ambu A/S have made more than $200 million since embarking on the year's most aggressive short-selling campaign to target a Danish company. That's according to calculations provided by Ihor Dusani...


Joe Landy to step aside as Warburg Pincus co-CEO From PIonline.com: Joseph P. Landy is stepping aside as co-chief executive officer of Warburg Pincus, the private equity firm he has helped manage since 2000, according to a person familiar with the matter. Mr. Landy, 58, will transition out of t...


Smart money said 'skip bitcoin, bet on blockchain.' Not any more From Bloomberg: As cryptocurrency prices tumbled across the board last year, venture capitalists focused their attention on the promise of the underlying technology, the ledger known as blockchain. That, many said, was the smarter b...


From CNN: In early 2017, a service called FaceApp received a wave of press for using artificial intelligence to transform pictures of faces, making them look older or younger, male or female, or adding a smile to appear happier. This week, FaceApp once again made headlines as celebrities, includin...


A former Credit Suisse banker best known for his role in privatizing Russian state assets after the fall of communism is capitalizing on another transformative moment, this time in the U.S. Boris Jordan, 53, is getting rich from cannabis. His 31% stake in Curaleaf Holdings Inc., the biggest U.S. p...


UK public funds launch $12.47bn private-markets drive From Financial News: The Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, one of the eight new authorities formed to manage pound;250bn of the UK's public sector retirement savings, has launched a suite of private equity and infrastructure funds that is...


Seeking Alpha - A new financial study shows that significant investment value can be derived from hedge fund holdings (Cao et al. 2018). The research shows that hedge fund ...


Citi takes the lead in Asia sales There's a new leader in Asia equity sales. Citigroup was chosen as the top seller of equity research in Asia - excluding Japan - in Institutional Investor's 2019 All-Asia Sales Team. The result was determined based on responses from some 1,600 investment professi...


Navab Capital Partners to wind down following founder's death From PIonline.com: Navab Capital Partners, the private equity firm launched in April by the late Alexander Navab, is winding down, according to a written statement from the firm. "All of us were committed to help make Alex N...


The dirty little secret about asset manager mergers From Institutional Investor: Deal-making isn't a cure-all for asset managers under pressure from rising costs and declining fees - if done poorly, it can do more harm than good, according to a new white paper from strategy consultant Casey Quirk...


From Seeking Alpha: Price wars in the asset management business have driven commissions to zero in both the direct investing and managed portfolio segments. Charles Schwab's price leadership in robo advisory has its advantages in terms of cross-selling and generational capture, but it faces risks re...


Ice Miller's Michael Jordan: Investor appetite for alternatives remains high Michael Jordan didn't expect to become an expert in investor-side representation for alternative investments. He stumbled into the niche 22 years ago. In the late 1990s, when the Ohio General Assembly removed a restric...


Dealbreaker - The Simon & Simon of hedge funders are on the case for NY Mag.


MarketWatch - Gold finishes at *fresh* six-year high Wednesday as Bridgewater's Ray Dalio declared the commodity a good 'portfolio diversifier'. MarketWatch photo ...



The Guardian - This fight looks unfair. In one corner stands Elliott Advisors, the UK end of an aggressive $34bn US hedge fund that can often be found telling FTSE 100 firms, ...


So, this little news tidbit about Elon Musk trying to literally get into our brains has been making the rounds this morning. From our favorite cool-nerd Elon experts over at The Verge: Elon Musk’s Neuralink, the secretive company developing brain-machine interfaces, showed off some of the ...


Good old gold hasn’t lost its sheen as the go-to investment when markets start to tank or display erratic behavior due to reasons such as politics. Persistent talk president Donald Trump is moving to ...


Financial Times - Bill Ackman, the billionaire hedge fund manager, is sticking with plans for a $400m bond sale that has triggered the type of shareholder activism he helped ...


Telegraph.co.uk - The struggling over-fifties travel and insurance provider Saga has become the latest target of Elliott Management after the feared activist investor revealed a 5pc ...


AlphaWeek - Hedge funds reversed a brief two-month redemption trend in May with $800 million in industry inflows, a turnaround from April's $9.4 billion in redemptions, ...


Opalesque –The Cryptocurrency Traders Index continues to lead the way for year-to-date return, gaining 84.83% for the year through the end of June.


For all of the many issues Steve Cohen’s had since reluctantly taking the plunge back into managing outside capital, one rather high-profile problem seemed a thing of the past: staffing. After Ken Griffin rather pointedly made clear that there was no lack of talent out there, just a lack of talent ...


Squawk Box, a show that is usually a dry drunk Irish uncle yelling at his niece and nephew about socialism...with some interviews, had a guest host today. That guest was Shark Tank star and apparent real-life investor Kevin O'Leary, who had a fun time talking about how he doesn't won bank stocks ...


Business Insider - From Fidelity to Coatue to BlackRock, institutional investors have helped create a new generation of ultra-valuable private tech companies.


Congrats on a solid[ish] quarter, Wells Fargo. That felt weird to type, but The Stagecoach managed a nice little 19% run-up in profits despite a flat revenue picture. Between putting some of its absurd regulatory and legal costs, some layoffs and basic cost spending, Wells interim CEO C Allen ...


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FX Empire - Based on the early price action, the direction of the September WTI crude oil futures contract the rest of the session on Wednesday is likely to be determined by ...


CNBC - His case for gold comes as central banks get more aggressive with policies that devalue currencies and are about to cause a "paradigm shift" in investing.


Reuters - Blackstone Group has hired a portfolio manager from hedge fund Caxton Associates to head its global macro and emerging markets strategies as uncertainty ...


Kettera Hydra platform gives qualified investors the ability to access top-tier fully vetted macro, managed futures, FX and hedge fund managers at lower investment minimums and the same fee structure ...


Investment Executive - The importance of responsible investment practices for hedge fund investors is expected to grow in the next couple of years, according to new research from ...


Advisor.ca - The importance of responsible investment practices for hedge fund investors is expected to grow in the next couple of years, according to new research from ...


Bloomberg - A former Credit Suisse banker best known for his role in privatizing Russian state assets after the fall of communism is capitalizing on another transformative ...


Financial News - About 20 portfolio managers have left Steven A. Cohen's hedge fund firm this year, including several who worked with Cohen for more than a decade, according ...


The news comes after eBay announced a strategic portfolio review on March 1.


Bloomberg - Hedge funds betting against Ambu A/S have made more than $200 million since embarking on the year's most aggressive short-selling campaign to target a ...


PR Web - FAIRFIELD, Iowa (PRWEB) July 17, 2019 -- Hedge funds reversed a brief two-month redemption trend in May with $800 million in industry inflows, a turnaround.


Maven Capital Partners (Maven), has led a GBP650,000 investment in Manchester-headquartered passenger transfers booking platform Ski-Lifts Limited (Ski-Lifts).


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Workers World - Pressure is growing on Philadelphia and Pennsylvania officials to find a way to prevent hedge fund owners from shutting down Hahnemann Hospital.


Insurance Age - Elliot has invested in the insurance and travel provider.


FNZ Group has completed the acquisition of German investment platform company ebase (European Bank for Financial Services) from Comdirect Bank in a transaction worth EUR154 million.


Reuters - Activist investor Elliott has disclosed a stake in Saga Plc less than a month after the specialist tourism and insurance firm warned discounting was hurting its ...


CTA funds posted a 1.59 per cent return in June, according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. Year-to-date, the Index has gained 3.84 per cent through June.


GAM Holding has received all the proceeds from the sale of the remaining assets within its unconstrained/absolute return bond funds (ARBF) in line with the agreement announced on 17 April 2019.


European mid-market private equity investor Equistone Partners Europe (Equistone) is to acquire Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services (Knowledge Services), a provider of bespoke research, analytics and automation technology to the financial services sector, from Moody’s Corporation.


Financial Times - Elliott, the activist hedge fund manager, has taken a 5 per cent stake in Saga, in a move that could lead to a shake-up of the specialist insurance and travel group ...


The TRADE News - The 2019 algorithmic trading survey finds that brokers are stepping up to the plate in the post-MIFID II landscape to provide consistent execution to hedge fund ...


Bloomberg - As Deutsche Bank AG and BNP Paribas SA sort out a deal on servicing the German lender's hedge-fund clients, one of the prizes at stake is the Asian business.


The Asset - 46% of hedge funds think responsible investment will be vital in two years' time, according to new Cerulli report produced in partnership with UNPRI.


Moneycontrol - American hedge fund Steadview Capital plans to invest $500 million in growth-stage companies in India over the next two years, two people aware of its strategy ...


Financial Times - Kyle Bass, the outspoken hedge fund manager who rose to prominence through prescient bets against the US housing market, Greece and Iceland, is now ...


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