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Keith Black, PhD, CFA, CAIA, FDP, Managing Director of Content Strategy at CAIA Association Do you want to be in the room where it happens, when “The Smartest Guys in the Room”* are plotting their fraud and trying to prevent the demise of Enron? Look arou - SHARE ARTICLE

The 172-year-old life insurer, which is mainly focused on Asia, has been considering options to reduce its exposure to Jackson, its US annuities specialist. This could include a sale to a rival. - SHARE ARTICLE

We have listened to reader advice and now have the ability to sort quarterly hedge fund letters by date and by letter, so you know when this was last updated and can see the updates right away. Do you like this feature? Do you have any suggestions? We lov - SHARE ARTICLE

This is getting exhausting.We will admit that we briefly got our hopes up when we saw that Jamie Dimon wouldn’t be financing any more drilling in the great (decreasingly) frozen North. Not because we think he’s helping save the planet: That ship has long - SHARE ARTICLE

Alkeon Growth Partners has achieved possibly best track record of any growth fund over the past two decades. Since its inception, on January 5, 1998, to the end of January 2020, the Growth strategy has returned 14.06% annualized and 1727.4% on a cumulativ - SHARE ARTICLE

The human counter indicator lives!Jim Cramer—known to one of the personalities in his head as Jimmy Chill—is a touch worried about all of these people getting the sniffles.Well, his old buddy has to say that Cramer isn’t living up to his self-anointed nic - SHARE ARTICLE

North Peak Capital, a hedge fund that prides itself on its private equity approach to investing in public markets, is bullish on shares of APi Group, an OTC safety systems company backed by serial dealmaker Martin Franklin. - SHARE ARTICLE

Eversheds Sutherland has been named Best Law Firm at the HedgeWeek European Awards 2020. The annual awards recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers across Europe. The nominations are based on a 'peer review system' whereby read - SHARE ARTICLE

UBS Now A Miserable Enigma Wrapped Around A Point72 Hedge FundDealbreaker - SHARE ARTICLE

Nothing else is solid or steadfast in Switzerland but an in-house hedge fund.Suffice it to say there are neither safe nor, frankly, good jobs at either of the two major Swiss banks these days. That is, with one exception: their internal hedge funds. Every - SHARE ARTICLE

The Hedgeweek European Awards 2020 recognise excellence among hedge fund managers and service providers, and celebrates the achievements of firms that contributed to another significant year for the sector. - SHARE ARTICLE

The city fined Burlingame Investments $10,000 for trying to rent out a house on Spray Street for a ten-day period. Although Burlingame paid the fine, they filed an appeal in Monterey County Superior Court saying they technically didn't violate the ci - SHARE ARTICLE

Chatham Asset Mgmt., LLC v. Papanier, C.A. No. 2017-0088-AGB (Del. Ch. Jan. 13, 2020). The directors of a Delaware corporation that makes a self-tender offer must... - SHARE ARTICLE

Investcorp, a global provider and manager of alternative investment products, and HC Technologies (HC Tech), a global technology-driven quantitative and algorithmic trading firm, are partnering to launch HC Capital Advisors. - SHARE ARTICLE

26th Feb 2020 - 5:09pm GDF partners with FS Vector and makes senior appointments Submitted 26/02/2020 - 5:09pm Global Digital Finance (GDF), an industry body advocating and accelerating the adoption of digital assets, - SHARE ARTICLE

26th Feb 2020 - 5:04pm Triad Securities Corp adds execution algos from BestEx Research Submitted 26/02/2020 - 5:04pm Triad Securities, a full-service, agency-only brokerage firm, has partnered with BestEx Research Grou - SHARE ARTICLE

26th Feb 2020 - 5:01pm UBS O'Connor hires MD and CIO for new absolute return strategy Submitted 26/02/2020 - 5:01pm UBS O'Connor (O'Connor), the multi-strategy hedge fund manager within UBS Asset Management, has hired - SHARE ARTICLE

26th Feb 2020 - 4:53pm Simcorp teams with machine-learning start-up Alkymi Submitted 26/02/2020 - 4:53pm Simcorp has made an investment in start-up Alkymi as part of a new machine-learning initiative aimed addressing t - SHARE ARTICLE

Here we take a look at the top 10 biggest hedge fund blow ups of all time. Over a thousand hedge funds went bust during the 2008 crisis. - SHARE ARTICLE

PARK CITY, Utah, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Wealth Funds reports that two of its three hedge funds were included in the list of the Top Ten performing hedge funds in the world in 2019 by... - SHARE ARTICLE

New research from GraniteShares found institutional investors expect the use of leveraged investment strategies to increase and predict the level of shorting of UK stocks by hedge funds to become more prevalent. - SHARE ARTICLE

Tesla (TSLA)is the hottest stock on earth right now. The electric car disruptor has shot up 220% since September, leaving every other S&P 500 company in the dust. Take a look: - SHARE ARTICLE

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway hailed as the ‘No. 1 retirement stock in America’ by former hedge-fund managerMarketWatch - SHARE ARTICLE

The bank’s hedge fund unit has recruited a former investor at Point72 for an absolute return strategy that will consider climate change. - SHARE ARTICLE

UBS O'Connor to launch a new climate-oriented hedge fund managed by a new team from Point72 Asset Management. - SHARE ARTICLE

26th Feb 2020 - 12:12pm CTAs continue to gather pace in February with balanced bets Submitted By Hugh Leask | 26/02/2020 - 12:12pm CTAs are maintaining their strong start to 20 - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Stockholm-based asset manager Kredifonden keeps expanding its team as assets under management continue to rise. After announcing the hiring of Arnar Vidarsson in early February, the asset manager has just announced that Johan Nob - SHARE ARTICLE

Saba Capital has been picking up closed-end funds at some deep discounts. In a recent presentation, Boaz Weinstein's $1.9 billion fund highlighted just one of the three main strategies it follows. Saba has been investing in closed-end funds since October - SHARE ARTICLE

Changing of the BobsThe Opening Bell is powered by The Water Coolest. You can sign up for TWC's full, daily email newsletter here. In the meantime, check out one of the features from today's editi The post appeared first on dealbreaker..NOT AS IT SEEMSTo say Disney had an eventful Tuesday - SHARE ARTICLE

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From the new UK chancellor’s career background to the latest campaigns from the best-known US managers, activist hedge funds are firmly back in the spotlight, not least after a stellar 12 months of performance. - SHARE ARTICLE

26th Feb 2020 - 10:02am Axicorp, FXCM and Velocity Trade partner with TrueFX to provide sponsored access to buyside FX market participants Submitted 26/02/2020 - 10:02am TrueFX, a purpose-built OTC market designed for - SHARE ARTICLE

Prudential could lose its primary listing in the UK and its coveted FTSE 100 status under a plan by Third Point, a hedge fund, to break it into two separate businesses. Such a move could spark a row ... - SHARE ARTICLE

Over the past decade, a vast majority of hedge fund net asset flows have gone to a small minority of hedge funds with the strongest brands. Evestment estimates that almost 60% of industry assets are ... - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund bears zero in as fresh coronavirus fears spark market - SHARE ARTICLE

A secretive hedge fund that’s been quickly amassing troubled taxi medallion loans has sat down with an advocacy group seeking to save drivers from drowning in debt and losing their cabs, The Post h… - SHARE ARTICLE

Pattern Energy's planned $6.1 billion sale to the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is fraught with conflict and undervalues the company, a hedge fund said in a proposed class action filed Tuesday in Delaware federal court. - SHARE ARTICLE

Richard J Tomlinson has also been promoted from Deputy Chief Investment Officer LPPI to Chief Investment Officer - SHARE ARTICLE

In 2015 the United Nations defined 17 Sustainable Development Goals [no poverty, no hunger, health & well-being, etc.] along with 169 targets that were devised to allow for quantitative measurement of progress. It also set 2030 as the bull’s eye for t - SHARE ARTICLE

FromJanuary 2017throughJanuary 2020, the fund has outperformed its benchmark, the HFRX Equity Hedge Index - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund manager believes the drawdown could last 6 weeks - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Hedge fund industry assets under management (AUM) reached an all-time high at the end of 2019, with performance gains helping to offset negative capital flows and push total assets to $3.66tn, the industry has grown by 5.9% sin - SHARE ARTICLE

Tivity Health, which owns diet management company Nutrisystem and fitness and health programs for seniors, said on Tuesday it agreed for hedge fund HG Vora to recommend two directors to its board. - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: All the top five venture capital (VC) funded companies in the global emerging tech space in 2019 were from the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. According to GlobalData compilation, among the top five, Chinese and Indian companies oc - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Global fintech investment fell short of 2018's record year, with $137.5 billion invested across 2,693 deals in 2019 compared to $141 billion in 2018, said a report. According to the Pulse of Fintech H2, a report by KPMG, globa - SHARE ARTICLE

From Bloomberg: Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. investment banker Klaus Umek has a simple strategy for his hedge fund: seek out complex investments. After a timely bet on Germany's Comdirect Bank AG raked in stellar profits last year, the founder of Petru - SHARE ARTICLE

Georgian Partners closes Canada's first private sector $850m venture capital fund From The Globe and Mail: Georgian Partners Inc. has raised Canada's first $1-billion-plus private-sector venture capital fund. The Toronto late-stage financier has raised U - SHARE ARTICLE

PensionDanmark gains $4.3bn on its investments in 2019 From PensionDanmark, Copenhagen, reported an investment return of 28.8 billion Danish kroner ($4.3 billion) for the 12 months ended Dec. 31. In an update Tuesday, PensionDanmark said th - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds ramped up leverage in stocks just before market rout From Bloomberg: Individual investors weren't the only ones falling in love with stocks right before they went south. Turns out the savviest of institutions were in equally high spirits. Hed - SHARE ARTICLE

Northern Trust expands alternatives fund business in Europe From Investment Europe: Northern Trust has announced the appointment of Sara Gilbert to spearhead business development for its alternatives asset servicing business in Europe. This key hire unde - SHARE ARTICLE

Bank of Canada lays groundwork for digital currency From Bloomberg: The Bank of Canada is laying the groundwork to introduce a digital currency, should the need for one emerge, Deputy Governor Tim Lane said. While Canadians are well-served by the present - SHARE ARTICLE

Coronavirus could be a 'catalyst' for China to boost its mass surveillance machine, experts say From CNBC: China could use the coronavirus outbreak to boost its mass surveillance capabilities as it looks to technology to help contain the epidemic in the - SHARE ARTICLE

British maverick investor tests default-free streak in riskiest bet yet From Bloomberg: For the third time in six months, British billionaire Mark Coombs is betting on bonds that many on Wall Street deem destined for default. Ashmore Group Plc, the $98 b - SHARE ARTICLE

Russell gets nod to offer domestic strategies to China investors From Russell Investments Management (Shanghai), the Seattle-based money manager's wholly owned business on China's mainland, obtained a private fund management license from th - SHARE ARTICLE

These Tiger Cubs are still hot on private markets From Institutional Investor: Tiger Global and Coatue have been busy in private markets so far this year, but most other firms linked to hedge funds have been slow to make new investments. The venture capi - SHARE ARTICLE

More pension funds, managers targeting excessive CEO compensation From More pension fund officials and asset managers are holding companies accountable for excessive compensation but could be doing more, according to "The 100 Most - SHARE ARTICLE

Australians funds back renewables in U.S. as opportunities at home ebb From JWN Energy: Some of Australia's biggest funds are pouring money into U.S. clean-energy projects as they butt up against a shortage of green opportunities at home. AustralianSuper - SHARE ARTICLE

Rhode Island pension sues Facebook over $5bn FTC deal From CIO: The Rhode Island State Treasury has filed a lawsuit against Facebook in connection with its record-setting $5 billion settlement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over the Cambridge An - SHARE ARTICLE

Sachem head's newest target From Institutional Investor: Scott Ferguson's Sachem Head Capital Management's latest activist target is specialty chemicals maker Olin Corporation. Sachem owns 9.4 percent of the company, has launched a proxy fight, and nomin - SHARE ARTICLE

From BBC: Residents of an apartment building in southern India were left in shock after a mix of beer, brandy and rum started gushing out of their taps. The smelly, brown liquid began flowing from kitchen taps in the block of flats, in Kerala, India, on M - SHARE ARTICLE

(Bloomberg) -- Individual investors weren’t the only ones falling in love with stocks right before they went south. Turns out the savviest of institutions were in equally high spirits. Hedge funds, which use borrowed money to amplify returns, went ris - SHARE ARTICLE

The founder of alternative data-technology company CloudQuant is starting a hedge fund that would employ machine-learning tactics.Working via his newly formed Sentinel Point Capital, John “Morgan” Slade is aiming to launch the vehicle in May or June with - SHARE ARTICLE

HEDGE fund Third Point has amassed a more than US$2 billion stake in Prudential and called on the British insurer on Monday to split into two companies. - SHARE ARTICLE

BLK Capital Management Corp. is a 100% black-owned, nonprofit hedge fund; its mission is to help change the culture of the financial services industry. - SHARE ARTICLE

Investor dove back in post-Tramuto exit; other funds also active - SHARE ARTICLE

You might think they’re not related issues, but to Edward Bramson it’s like the big reveal in the DaVinci Code, a book I have not read.For more than a year, activist hedge fund manager Edward Bramson has been agitating for Barclays to get rid of its inves - SHARE ARTICLE

The Baupost founder's book on investing called index funds a fad, but did make several prescient calls on mutual fund fees and Wall Street. - SHARE ARTICLE, Microsoft, and Netflix remain popular with hedge funds, but Uber was their favorite target in the fourth quarter. - SHARE ARTICLE

The shares fell in response, but the group described the position as "unremarkable" - SHARE ARTICLE

Former hedge-fund manager says this is the ‘No. 1 retirement stock in America’MarketWatch - SHARE ARTICLE

Amid uncertainty over the global impact of coronavirus, companies across a variety of industries should evaluate several factors to determine when specific outcomes compel U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission disclosures, says Adele Hogan at Nelson Mul - SHARE ARTICLE

Alternative Funds Top $10 Trillion in Assets Under Management | Chief Investment OfficerChief Investment Officer - SHARE ARTICLE

He really is 89 years old.Berkshire Hathaway’s eagerly awaited annual letter to shareholders dropped on Saturday, and frankly it was a bit of a dud. Warren Buffett didn’t have much to say, given his inability to find something to spend its $128 billion ca - SHARE ARTICLE

25th Feb 2020 - 4:21pm William Blair Investment Management adds portfolio manager to EMD team Submitted 25/02/2020 - 4:21pm William Blair Investment Management has confirmed the appointment of an addition to its Emergi - SHARE ARTICLE

25th Feb 2020 - 4:17pm Ropes & Gray adds two to Asset Management Practice Submitted 25/02/2020 - 4:17pm Global law firm Ropes & Gray has appointed Egan M Cammack and Laura M Hirst to the firm’s asset management - SHARE ARTICLE

25th Feb 2020 - 4:16pm Crux Informatics teams with Euronext to broaden delivery of FX market data product Submitted 25/02/2020 - 4:16pm Crux Informatics (Crux) has signed an agreement with Euronext FX to enable broad m - SHARE ARTICLE

As the issuer of COMM the digital currency, Crypto Commonwealth is considered to be a most ambitious blockchain project. Its vision is to create a COMMunity that incentivizes effort and quality of publications, with the ultimate goal to create a journal a - SHARE ARTICLE

The candidates say they support Puerto Rico, but they are holding onto campaign contributions from executives at hedge funds that recently negotiated an agreement that would force Puerto Rico to make cash payments, limiting funds available for the island' - SHARE ARTICLE

The candidates say they support Puerto Rico, but they are holding onto campaign contributions from executives at hedge funds that recently negotiated an agreement that would force Puerto Rico to make cash payments, limiting funds available for the island' - SHARE ARTICLE

It took Louis Bacon five years, but not much imagination, to come up with the latest allegations against his Bahamian neighbor.Given the sheer breadth of the allegations variously lobbed at one another by retiring hedge fund manager Louis Bacon and his Ba - SHARE ARTICLE

Data Encryption Startup Settles SEC Charges for Unregistered ICO | Chief Investment OfficerChief Investment Officer - SHARE ARTICLE

Global Return Asset Management's commentary on market selloff for the month of February 2020. Q4 2019 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Dear Friends and Partners, I’m happy to report that despite yesterday's selloff, our portfolio outperformed all - SHARE ARTICLE

FTSE plunges again as virus spreads, hedge fund targets the Pru | 25 February 2020Stock Market Wire - SHARE ARTICLE

In October 1998, Charlie Munger gave a speech to the Foundation Financial Officers Group at Miramar Sheraton Hotel, Santa Monica, California. Q4 2019 hedge fund letters, conferences and more For more up-to-date hedge fund content, and exclusive access to - SHARE ARTICLE

Short-selling strategies of all stripes seem set to soar amid the ongoing market mayhem which has seen global equities take a pounding following renewed coronavirus fears. - SHARE ARTICLE

I'm not freaking out ... you're freaking out.The Opening Bell is powered by The Water Coolest. You can sign up for TWC's full, daily email newsletter here. In the meantime, check out one of the features from today's editi The post appeared first on dealbreaker..EVERYONE REMAIN CALMMondays, - SHARE ARTICLE

(Bloomberg) -- Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. investment banker Klaus Umek has a simple strategy for his hedge fund: seek out complex investments. - SHARE ARTICLE

25th Feb 2020 - 10:29am TraditionDATA sees rise in demand forSOFRdata as trading activity increases in January Submitted 25/02/2020 - 10:29am Tradition has reported an increase in demand thefor SOFRmarket data via - SHARE ARTICLE

25th Feb 2020 - 9:35am EquiLend Collateral Trading service goes live Submitted 25/02/2020 - 9:35am EquiLend, a global technology company for the securities finance, collateral and swaps industries, has launched its new - SHARE ARTICLE

25th Feb 2020 - 9:32am genesis appoints Global Head of Sales & Marketing Submitted 25/02/2020 - 9:32am genesis, the international capital markets software firm, has appointed Felipe Oliveira as Global Head of Sales - SHARE ARTICLE

25th Feb 2020 - 9:29am IOWArocks adds EDI to expanding marketplace Submitted 25/02/2020 - 9:29am IOWArocks, a new “one stop shop” for data, has added Exchange Data International (EDI), a provider of global security co - SHARE ARTICLE

Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Kristin Myers, Anthony Scaramucci - Fmr. White House Communications Director and Greg Zuckerman - The Wall Street Journal Special Writer, The Man Who Solved ... - SHARE ARTICLE

Third Point, run by shareholder activist Daniel Loeb, said by closing Prudential’s UK-based head office, it would save £200m a year. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund Third Point LLC amassed a more than $2 billion stake in Prudential Plc and called on the British insurer on Monday to split into two companies. - SHARE ARTICLE

25th Feb 2020 - 8:00am To outsource or not to outsource, that is the question Submitted 25/02/2020 - 8:00am Chief Compliance Officers (CCOs) and compliance teams are facing moun - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Fund Software Market 2020 Industry Size, Growth, Share, Global Statistics and Forecast Analysis 2025Nyse Nasdaq Live - SHARE ARTICLE

Oil funds' first wave of virus-selling loses - SHARE ARTICLE

Further to our last article in which we discussed our observations from our compliance “health checks” on asset management firms generally, in this… - SHARE ARTICLE

Tuesday Papers: US hedge fund calls for Prudential break-upCitywire Financial Publishers - SHARE ARTICLE

Activist hedge fund Third Point calls for break-up of Britain’s PrudentialNew York Post US hedge fund calls for Prudential breakup as it takes near-$2bn stakeThe GuardianHedge fund Third Point calls on Britain's Prudential to break upReutersEXCLUSIV - SHARE ARTICLE

Tesla Inc.’s 56% share-price rally in January supercharged the returns of a pair of Asia-based hedge funds. - SHARE ARTICLE

Banks and clearing houses wrangle over who should pay for losses on invested collateral - SHARE ARTICLE

It’s safe to say that boasting about managing the Genovese drug store fortune in 2032 will be even less of a draw to potential investors than it was in 2015. - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Despite the somber macroeconomic outlook, global private equity (PE) activity did not slow much in 2019, said a study. GPs continued to make deals, find exits and raise even more capital than ever (though through fewer funds - SHARE ARTICLE

From Bloomberg: Tesla Inc.'s 56% share-price rally in January supercharged the returns of a pair of Asia-based hedge funds. Optimus Prime Asset Management Co. got most of its 14.5% gain last month from Elon Musk's electric car company, according to a per - SHARE ARTICLE

The SS C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for February 2020 measured 2.83%, up from 2.26% in January. "SS C GlobeOp's Forward Redemptions Indicator for February 2020 was 2.83%, a very favorable result compared to the 3.42% reported a year ago - SHARE ARTICLE

Jeff Tompkins launches Altos Capital hedge fund Expert trader Jeff Tompkins has launched his flagship hedge fund, Altos Capital, which commenced trading January 1, 2020. Mr. Tompkins makes investment decisions based principally on trend and volatility an - SHARE ARTICLE

Los Angeles City Employees allocates $1.1bn From Los Angeles City Employees' Retirement System invested or committed $1.1 billion to equities, fixed income and alternatives, according to information on the $19.1 billion pension fund's webs - SHARE ARTICLE

10 most-held stocks in hedge funds last quarter From Business Insider: The fourth quarter's disclosures for large investment funds were filed by February 15. For the equities world, they offer insight into how interested the sector is in stocks as an as - SHARE ARTICLE

OMERS names new head of private equity group From The Globe and Mail: The Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System named Michael Graham as the new head of its $14-billion private-equity portfolio on Wednesday, a move that comes as the pension fund m - SHARE ARTICLE

Bitcoin seduces institutional investors as coronavirus spreads From Euro Money: In Asia and Europe, stock markets were selling off at the start of the last week in February, after a rise in reported cases of coronavirus in Korea, Italy and Iran. Investor - SHARE ARTICLE

Oil funds' first wave of virus-selling loses momentum From Reuters: Hedge funds again sold petroleum last week as fears about a coronavirus-driven recession intensified, but the rate of sales decelerated for the third week running. The slowing rate of s - SHARE ARTICLE

As the startup boom deflates, tech is humbled From Seattle Times: Over the past decade, technology startups grew so quickly that they couldn't hire people fast enough. Now the layoffs have started coming in droves. Last month, robot pizza startup Zume an - SHARE ARTICLE

Second round of layoffs to hit TIAA's shuttered OCIO business this week From Institutional Investor: A second round of layoffs in TIAA's outsourced chief investment officer business is slated to take place this week, according to one former staffer. TIAA - SHARE ARTICLE

2019's UCITS and AIF results to strengthen the average return of investment funds Opalesque Industry Update - The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) has published its latest monthly Investment Fund Industry Fact Sheet and 2019 overvie - SHARE ARTICLE

After a stock meltdown, some Asia managers see no rush to sell From Bloomberg: Some fund managers are sticking to their positive outlook for Asian equities even as fears grow over the global spread of the coronavirus. AllianceBernstein Holding and Union - SHARE ARTICLE

Start-ups are being bought up by private equity From Institutional Investor: Flush with cash, private equity funds are snapping up venture-capital-backed start-ups. The number of private equity buyouts of start-ups funded by venture capital grew at an an - SHARE ARTICLE

'Massive risk' drives ESG bets at $108bn Finnish funds From Bloomberg: Two of Finland's biggest pension funds, with combined assets of $108 billion, are determined to make their portfolios carbon neutral over the next decade and a half, in a race to dodg - SHARE ARTICLE

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: 2019 was another banner year for private equity, according to the latest Global Private Equity Report from Bain Company. While there were some signs of a slowdown compared to 2018, the deal environment was generally co - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund manager gets nearly 12 years in prison for fraud From CIO: Hedge fund manager Nicholas Genovese has been sentenced to nearly 12 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to committing securities fraud by convincing investors to entrust him - SHARE ARTICLE

Changes to loss-given-default models caused advanced approaches credit RWAs to plummet - SHARE ARTICLE

The Pembroke Emerging Markets Fund was up 2.6% for December, bringing its full-year net return to 10.12% for 2019. The MSCI EM index was up 18.43% for 2019. Q4 2019 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Strong gains in December Almost all of Pembroke's - SHARE ARTICLE

Calvin Klein’s old place in Southampton is just the right getaway for the Citadel chief to spend two or three days a year.Ken Griffin already owns (at least) 20 very expensive acres of Atlantic Ocean beachfront, in Florida. This is apparently insufficient - SHARE ARTICLE

Microsoft (MSFT) has been on a tear over the past year. Shares of the software pioneer have jumped 70% since last February—triple the S&P 500’s gain, as you can see: Q4 2019 hedge fund letters, conferences and more - SHARE ARTICLE

Chicago Policemen's trustees will consider commitments to new private credit funds from two existing private credit managers. - SHARE ARTICLE

Biggest one day jump since Brexit vote as gold ETF purchases and hedge funds positioning reach record level. - SHARE ARTICLE

Feb.24 -- In this edition of "Charting Futures," Tom Thornton, Hedge Fund Telemetry founder and president, examines gold futures with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close." - SHARE ARTICLE

Gold Futures Options Trade From Tom Thornton: Video InterviewBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Third Point, led by billionaire Daniel Loeb, says the insurer should separate into two firms - SHARE ARTICLE

Tesla’s soaring stock this year was the key driver of the returns of several hedge funds based in Asia which had either bought Tesla shares at the dip last year or held the EV maker’s stock for years - SHARE ARTICLE

State Street posted most losing days in 2019, with 146 - SHARE ARTICLE

The fourth quarter's disclosures for large investment funds were filed by February 15. For the equities world, they offer insight into how int... - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds provide a peek into their otherwise opaque investment strategies each quarter with 13-F filings. - SHARE ARTICLE

"It may be the thing that takes the equity market down," said Raoul Pal in reference to the coronavirus. - SHARE ARTICLE

CET1 excess above institution-specific amounts slid 228bp at the median G-Sib - SHARE ARTICLE

Franklin’s Benefit Street Shuts Credit Hedge Fund After LossesBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

By Aaron Filbeck, CFA, CAIA, CIPM – Associate Director, Content Development at CAIA Association Whether it’s that some retail versions of alternative investments have not lived up to their private counterparts, or that retail investors may be last in the - SHARE ARTICLE

NEW YORK — Hedge fund Third Point LLC has amassed more than a $2 billion stake in Prudential Plc and plans to push Britain’s biggest insurer to split into two companies, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. - SHARE ARTICLE

BNY Mellon HedgeMark is a dedicated managed account provider, solely focused on creating and operating managed account platforms for institutional investors. Launched in 2012, the business today has more than USD23 billion in assets across more than 100 f - SHARE ARTICLE

NEW YORK — Hedge fund Third Point LLC has amassed more than a $2 billion stake in Prudential Plc and plans to push Britain’s biggest insurer to split into two companies, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. - SHARE ARTICLE

Innocap, the Montréal-based structuring and operating managed account platform unit co-owned by BNP Paribas and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, was originally established in 1996 as the internal managed accounts-based fund of hedge funds within Na - SHARE ARTICLE

For all the attendant challenges facing hedge funds – from greater fee pressures and more onerous compliance burdens to lacklustre performance and investor aversion – the industry has time and again demonstrated its ability to continually innovate and res - SHARE ARTICLE

UPDATE 2-Hedge fund Third Point calls on Britain's Prudential to break up | Financial NewsLondon South East - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Funds Are Buying Uber Despite Headwinds, Stocks: UBER,FB, release date:Feb 24, 2020 - SHARE ARTICLE

24th Feb 2020 - 5:05pm Managed Accounts 2020 This report looks at how managed accounts have gained traction among allocators who want a greater degree of control, customisation and tailoring in their alternative investments, underpinned by - SHARE ARTICLE

The latest UK and international news, comment and analysis on soft commodities, agriculture companies and farm investment from - SHARE ARTICLE

Citadel Advisors, Others Break From Hedge Fund Pack, Short Sports Betting...Casino.Org News - SHARE ARTICLE

First put it up as collateral for a loan, then allegedly just sell it without paying off that loan. - SHARE ARTICLE

24th Feb 2020 - 4:44pm EEX Group and NFX complete transfer of Freight business Submitted 24/02/2020 - 4:44pm EEX Group has successfully completed the migration of Freight Open Interest from Nasdaq Futures (NFX) to Euro - SHARE ARTICLE

Warren Buffett recently released his Berkshire Hathaway Annual Report 2019. One of the key take-aways from the letter is Berkshire’s ongoing focus on the power of retained earnings from the companies in which Berkshire invests. Here’s an excerpt from the - SHARE ARTICLE

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