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Hedge funds lost a record 7.9% in the first half of the year on an asset-weighted basis, according to Hedge Fund Research Inc. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds lost a record 7.9% in the first half of the year on an asset-weighted basis, according to Hedge Fund Research Inc. - SHARE ARTICLE


Their donations to Democratic candidates amount to more than seven times the amount given to Republicans. - SHARE ARTICLE

Their donations to Democratic candidates amount to more than seven times the amount given to Republicans. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Funds Lost a Record 7.9% in Pandemic-Plagued First HalfBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Funds Lost a Record 7.9% in Pandemic-Plagued First HalfBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


Premium Point founder Anilesh Ahuja wants the federal government to provide more details on how it has interacted with witnesses. - SHARE ARTICLE

Premium Point founder Anilesh Ahuja wants the federal government to provide more details on how it has interacted with witnesses. - SHARE ARTICLE


The news, while not exactly all bad, is also not particularly good.Regardless of what you may have heard from some people (the president, the vice president, the Secretary of Education, the broader markets), it seems this coronavirus thing is still a wee - SHARE ARTICLE

The news, while not exactly all bad, is also not particularly good.Regardless of what you may have heard from some people (the president, the vice president, the Secretary of Education, the broader markets), it seems this coronavirus thing is still a wee - SHARE ARTICLE


Were Hedge Funds Right About Piling Into Square, Inc. (SQ)?Wall Street Reporter - SHARE ARTICLE

Were Hedge Funds Right About Piling Into Square, Inc. (SQ)?Wall Street Reporter - SHARE ARTICLE


Which is good (for it, and for payday lenders), because it’s probably running out of time.In spite of President Trump’s ostensible Supreme Court victory in asserting his authority over the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, some of his allies have lame - SHARE ARTICLE

Which is good (for it, and for payday lenders), because it’s probably running out of time.In spite of President Trump’s ostensible Supreme Court victory in asserting his authority over the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, some of his allies have lame - SHARE ARTICLE


Tail risk funds are able to normalize the returns of an entire portfolio by making up for steep declines when there is a sudden correction - SHARE ARTICLE

Tail risk funds are able to normalize the returns of an entire portfolio by making up for steep declines when there is a sudden correction - SHARE ARTICLE


The spirit of the PPP was for businesses like this. Well run businesses that, not for a management error, had to close. The Govt response - SHARE ARTICLE

The spirit of the PPP was for businesses like this. Well run businesses that, not for a management error, had to close. The Govt response - SHARE ARTICLE


News from world, national, and local news sources, organized to give you in-depth news coverage of sports, entertainment, business, politics, weather, and more. - SHARE ARTICLE

News from world, national, and local news sources, organized to give you in-depth news coverage of sports, entertainment, business, politics, weather, and more. - SHARE ARTICLE


SAVED From Bankruptcy: Fisker Secures $50 Million From Hedge FundAutoSpies.com - SHARE ARTICLE

SAVED From Bankruptcy: Fisker Secures $50 Million From Hedge FundAutoSpies.com - SHARE ARTICLE


“You’ve got a lot of companies that are in trouble,” Marc Lasry explained, comparing what we’re seeing now to what happened in the Great Recession in 2008.... - SHARE ARTICLE

“You’ve got a lot of companies that are in trouble,” Marc Lasry explained, comparing what we’re seeing now to what happened in the Great Recession in 2008.... - SHARE ARTICLE


Brooks Brothers bankruptcy; Buffett’s billions; Odey’s awful annus; Facebook fascism; and more!Brooks Brothers files for bankruptcy, as coronavirus and casual Fridays take a toll [MarketWatch]Brooks Brothers was facing challenges before the health crisis - SHARE ARTICLE

Brooks Brothers bankruptcy; Buffett’s billions; Odey’s awful annus; Facebook fascism; and more!Brooks Brothers files for bankruptcy, as coronavirus and casual Fridays take a toll [MarketWatch]Brooks Brothers was facing challenges before the health crisis - SHARE ARTICLE


Crispin Odey's main fund tumbled 17.9% in the first half of 2020, significantly underperforming the 3.5% loss seen throughout the hedge fund ind... - SHARE ARTICLE

Crispin Odey's main fund tumbled 17.9% in the first half of 2020, significantly underperforming the 3.5% loss seen throughout the hedge fund ind... - SHARE ARTICLE


The world's most popular hedge fund strategy no longer works, with Lansdowne Partners closing the long/short equity fund that made it famous. - SHARE ARTICLE

The world's most popular hedge fund strategy no longer works, with Lansdowne Partners closing the long/short equity fund that made it famous. - SHARE ARTICLE


The world's most popular hedge fund strategy no longer works, with Lansdowne Partners closing the long-short equity fund that made it famous. - SHARE ARTICLE

The world's most popular hedge fund strategy no longer works, with Lansdowne Partners closing the long-short equity fund that made it famous. - SHARE ARTICLE


Just out of college, Christina Qi was trading billions a day at Domeyard. Then she had a different idea. - SHARE ARTICLE

Just out of college, Christina Qi was trading billions a day at Domeyard. Then she had a different idea. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds employing this strategy have captured most of the market’s downside in recent years, but very little of the upside. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds employing this strategy have captured most of the market’s downside in recent years, but very little of the upside. - SHARE ARTICLE


Lansdowne Partners shuts flagship hedge fund as it backs away from...Portfolio Adviser - SHARE ARTICLE

Lansdowne Partners shuts flagship hedge fund as it backs away from...Portfolio Adviser - SHARE ARTICLE


Lansdowne Partners retreats from short-selling and shuts flagship...Portfolio Adviser - SHARE ARTICLE

Lansdowne Partners retreats from short-selling and shuts flagship...Portfolio Adviser - SHARE ARTICLE


Stock index futures were mixed amid choppy trading early, plus stocks to watch today in Wednesday's Opening Bell on Money & Markets. - SHARE ARTICLE

Stock index futures were mixed amid choppy trading early, plus stocks to watch today in Wednesday's Opening Bell on Money & Markets. - SHARE ARTICLE


Rossari Biotech Ltd, which will open its initial public offering next week, raised fresh capital from a hedge fund and homegrown - SHARE ARTICLE

Rossari Biotech Ltd, which will open its initial public offering next week, raised fresh capital from a hedge fund and homegrown - SHARE ARTICLE


"Short the losers" is a classic strategy that backfired for many hedge funds this year, forcing a few storied firms out of business. - SHARE ARTICLE

"Short the losers" is a classic strategy that backfired for many hedge funds this year, forcing a few storied firms out of business. - SHARE ARTICLE


Red Swan Risk is enhancing its multi-asset class portfolio risk management solution, RiskON, through Asset Control’s managed service offering, PaSSPort, to provide a 'seamless data experience' to its clients. - SHARE ARTICLE

Red Swan Risk is enhancing its multi-asset class portfolio risk management solution, RiskON, through Asset Control’s managed service offering, PaSSPort, to provide a 'seamless data experience' to its clients. - SHARE ARTICLE


IOWArocks has added Marex Spectron into its rapidly expanding community of content creators and content consumers. - SHARE ARTICLE

IOWArocks has added Marex Spectron into its rapidly expanding community of content creators and content consumers. - SHARE ARTICLE


TriOptima, an infrastructure service that helps to lower costs and to mitigate risk in OTC derivatives markets, has extended data connectivity between The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) Global Trade Repository (GTR) service and TriOpti - SHARE ARTICLE

TriOptima, an infrastructure service that helps to lower costs and to mitigate risk in OTC derivatives markets, has extended data connectivity between The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) Global Trade Repository (GTR) service and TriOpti - SHARE ARTICLE


Seeking reduced correlation to other strategies such as equities, AMP Capitals’ Anastassia Juventin says co-investment aims to enhance the idiosyncrasy of hedge fund return streams. - SHARE ARTICLE

Seeking reduced correlation to other strategies such as equities, AMP Capitals’ Anastassia Juventin says co-investment aims to enhance the idiosyncrasy of hedge fund return streams. - SHARE ARTICLE


US-based hedge fund Route One Investment Company has reportedly initiated talks to increase its stake in IndusInd Bank.Route One Investment currently holds 5.41% stake in IndusInd Bank through two entities - SHARE ARTICLE

US-based hedge fund Route One Investment Company has reportedly initiated talks to increase its stake in IndusInd Bank.Route One Investment currently holds 5.41% stake in IndusInd Bank through two entities - SHARE ARTICLE


London-based Prime Broker Forte Securities has selected Profile Software's Asia platform for its investment management and custody operations. - SHARE ARTICLE

London-based Prime Broker Forte Securities has selected Profile Software's Asia platform for its investment management and custody operations. - SHARE ARTICLE


OneChronos is to launch a new AI-powered dark pool/alternative trading system designed to provide fully customisable solutions for traders who want to minimise information leakage and maximise opportunities for price improvement. - SHARE ARTICLE

OneChronos is to launch a new AI-powered dark pool/alternative trading system designed to provide fully customisable solutions for traders who want to minimise information leakage and maximise opportunities for price improvement. - SHARE ARTICLE


Transaction Network Services (TNS) has signed a new agreement with Cboe Europe, one of the largest pan-European equities stock exchange operators by value-traded, to become a registered vendor for its European equities market data. - SHARE ARTICLE

Transaction Network Services (TNS) has signed a new agreement with Cboe Europe, one of the largest pan-European equities stock exchange operators by value-traded, to become a registered vendor for its European equities market data. - SHARE ARTICLE


Jarden hires Morgan Stanley hedge fund specialistThe Australian Financial Review - SHARE ARTICLE

Jarden hires Morgan Stanley hedge fund specialistThe Australian Financial Review - SHARE ARTICLE


Lansdowne to shutter flagship hedge fund on coronavirus woesCitywire Financial Publishers - SHARE ARTICLE

Lansdowne to shutter flagship hedge fund on coronavirus woesCitywire Financial Publishers - SHARE ARTICLE


Industry Global News24 - News solution that helps you connect and engage with target audiences in Business, Healthcare, Technology, Industry Latest News, Updated News, Latest trending News on industry across the world. - SHARE ARTICLE

Industry Global News24 - News solution that helps you connect and engage with target audiences in Business, Healthcare, Technology, Industry Latest News, Updated News, Latest trending News on industry across the world. - SHARE ARTICLE


A few other investors may also join Route One and participate in what could potentially be a wider fundraising round through the preferential allotment routeGet latest Business online at cnbctv18.com - SHARE ARTICLE

A few other investors may also join Route One and participate in what could potentially be a wider fundraising round through the preferential allotment routeGet latest Business online at cnbctv18.com - SHARE ARTICLE


(HedgeCo.Net) The Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued two orders resolving charges for fraud, unauthorized and fictitious trading, and failing to diligently supervise the handling of a customer account against Mark Miller and registered introducin - SHARE ARTICLE

(HedgeCo.Net) The Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued two orders resolving charges for fraud, unauthorized and fictitious trading, and failing to diligently supervise the handling of a customer account against Mark Miller and registered introducin - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) Deutsche Bank CEO Christian Sewing conceded his firm should never have taken accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein as a client in 2013, but said that it has since learned its lesson. While Epstein died in a Manhattan jail cell last year, the - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) Deutsche Bank CEO Christian Sewing conceded his firm should never have taken accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein as a client in 2013, but said that it has since learned its lesson. While Epstein died in a Manhattan jail cell last year, the - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) AMC Entertainment shares jumped as much as 21% after the close of regular trading on Tuesday following a story in the Wall Street Journal that the movie theater company is nearing a deal to avoid near-term bankruptcy. The Journal, citing people fam - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) AMC Entertainment shares jumped as much as 21% after the close of regular trading on Tuesday following a story in the Wall Street Journal that the movie theater company is nearing a deal to avoid near-term bankruptcy. The Journal, citing people fam - SHARE ARTICLE


(Marketwatch) Warren Buffett once said that “diversification is protection against ignorance. It makes little sense if you know what you are doing.” The takeaway: Load up on what you know. Even if it’s a tech stock, apparently. A recent peek into Buffett’ - SHARE ARTICLE

(Marketwatch) Warren Buffett once said that “diversification is protection against ignorance. It makes little sense if you know what you are doing.” The takeaway: Load up on what you know. Even if it’s a tech stock, apparently. A recent peek into Buffett’ - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) The denim maker Levi Strauss & Co.’s sales fell 62% during its fiscal second quarter, the company announced Tuesday, as its online sales weren’t enough to make up for its stores being temporarily shut for roughly 10 weeks during the Covid-19 cr - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) The denim maker Levi Strauss & Co.’s sales fell 62% during its fiscal second quarter, the company announced Tuesday, as its online sales weren’t enough to make up for its stores being temporarily shut for roughly 10 weeks during the Covid-19 cr - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) Walmart’s answer to Amazon Prime will launch this month, according to a report by Vox’s Recode.The big-box giant confirmed in February that it plans to roll out a subscription-based service called Walmart+, but it hasn’t revealed details or its str - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) Walmart’s answer to Amazon Prime will launch this month, according to a report by Vox’s Recode.The big-box giant confirmed in February that it plans to roll out a subscription-based service called Walmart+, but it hasn’t revealed details or its str - SHARE ARTICLE


Convicted Former Premium Point Investments CEO Anilesh Ahuja says that a federal prosecutor in the Southern District of New York drafted a cooperator's guilty plea and then told a judge he didn't — a fact Ahuja claims casts doubt on the fairness o - SHARE ARTICLE

Convicted Former Premium Point Investments CEO Anilesh Ahuja says that a federal prosecutor in the Southern District of New York drafted a cooperator's guilty plea and then told a judge he didn't — a fact Ahuja claims casts doubt on the fairness o - SHARE ARTICLE


Women-Led Activist Firm Bets on ESG Reforms in Emerging MarketsBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Women-Led Activist Firm Bets on ESG Reforms in Emerging MarketsBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


Quent Capital will be based in New York City and will focus on a global small cap long/short strategy - SHARE ARTICLE

Quent Capital will be based in New York City and will focus on a global small cap long/short strategy - SHARE ARTICLE


By Debbie McLean, Managing Director of Global Relations at CAIA Association I’m one of five women in my family who attended an all-women’s college. Mount Holyoke was established 183 years ago to be the “Harvard equivalent” for women who were not allowed t - SHARE ARTICLE

By Debbie McLean, Managing Director of Global Relations at CAIA Association I’m one of five women in my family who attended an all-women’s college. Mount Holyoke was established 183 years ago to be the “Harvard equivalent” for women who were not allowed t - SHARE ARTICLE


London-based Lansdowne Partners is closing its main hedge fund, a long-short strategy that manages $2.8 billion in assets under management, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters. - SHARE ARTICLE

London-based Lansdowne Partners is closing its main hedge fund, a long-short strategy that manages $2.8 billion in assets under management, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters. - SHARE ARTICLE


‘Ineligible For PPP’ Has As Much Meaning To Hedge Funds, Private Equity Firms As ‘Alpha’Dealbreaker - SHARE ARTICLE

‘Ineligible For PPP’ Has As Much Meaning To Hedge Funds, Private Equity Firms As ‘Alpha’Dealbreaker - SHARE ARTICLE


Pity Todd Ficeto, for he is an American citizen. And also for the whole going to jail during the whole coronavirus thing.Barring an exceptional lapse in judgement or an ill-timed wrong turn into France, Florian Homm will never see the inside of an America - SHARE ARTICLE

Pity Todd Ficeto, for he is an American citizen. And also for the whole going to jail during the whole coronavirus thing.Barring an exceptional lapse in judgement or an ill-timed wrong turn into France, Florian Homm will never see the inside of an America - SHARE ARTICLE


Chances are, he’s done it before—and those people didn’t get their $1 million a week, either.Hedge fund frauds come in all shapes and sizes. Some guarantee modest but literally unbelievably steady low double-digit annual returns. Others offer the same res - SHARE ARTICLE

Chances are, he’s done it before—and those people didn’t get their $1 million a week, either.Hedge fund frauds come in all shapes and sizes. Some guarantee modest but literally unbelievably steady low double-digit annual returns. Others offer the same res - SHARE ARTICLE


A New York startup is developing an auction and trading service that promises to make infrastructure loans available to a broader set of investors, including hedge fund operators.The firm, Pontoro, aims to offer an initial loan pool in the vicinity of $30 - SHARE ARTICLE

A New York startup is developing an auction and trading service that promises to make infrastructure loans available to a broader set of investors, including hedge fund operators.The firm, Pontoro, aims to offer an initial loan pool in the vicinity of $30 - SHARE ARTICLE


Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: This is our regular report on hedge funds and alternative asset managers who are successfully protecting assets and outperforming the markets during the first months of 2020. 2020 has been a good year for short-term CTA - SHARE ARTICLE

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: This is our regular report on hedge funds and alternative asset managers who are successfully protecting assets and outperforming the markets during the first months of 2020. 2020 has been a good year for short-term CTA - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Private equity firm Charlesbank Capital Partners smashes its $500m target by raising $700m for its Credit Opportunities Fund II (COF II). "The Fund had a $500 million target and received limited partner commitments ab - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Private equity firm Charlesbank Capital Partners smashes its $500m target by raising $700m for its Credit Opportunities Fund II (COF II). "The Fund had a $500 million target and received limited partner commitments ab - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: North America experienced the sharpest fall in M A performance by some margin, said a report. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on deal-making in the first six months of 2020 was significant but not unexpected, yet regional d - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: North America experienced the sharpest fall in M A performance by some margin, said a report. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on deal-making in the first six months of 2020 was significant but not unexpected, yet regional d - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund that bet early on Workhorse surged 25% in June From Bloomberg: Formidable Asset Management LLC, which took an early position in electric-vehicle maker Workhorse Group Inc., rallied about 25% in June and beat the S P 500, which was up about 2% i - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund that bet early on Workhorse surged 25% in June From Bloomberg: Formidable Asset Management LLC, which took an early position in electric-vehicle maker Workhorse Group Inc., rallied about 25% in June and beat the S P 500, which was up about 2% i - SHARE ARTICLE


Louis Bacon's Moore Capital to seed equities hedge fund with $1bn From FT: Louis Bacon, the billionaire founder of hedge fund manager Moore Capital who last year announced he would return money to outside investors, is investing $1bn of the firm's capital - SHARE ARTICLE

Louis Bacon's Moore Capital to seed equities hedge fund with $1bn From FT: Louis Bacon, the billionaire founder of hedge fund manager Moore Capital who last year announced he would return money to outside investors, is investing $1bn of the firm's capital - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund Lansdowne to shut $2.8bn main long-short strategy From Reuters: London-based Lansdowne Partners is closing its main hedge fund, a long-short strategy that manages $2.8 billion in assets under management, a person familiar with the matter told R - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund Lansdowne to shut $2.8bn main long-short strategy From Reuters: London-based Lansdowne Partners is closing its main hedge fund, a long-short strategy that manages $2.8 billion in assets under management, a person familiar with the matter told R - SHARE ARTICLE


Taiwan's BLF seeking managers for $2.3bn global bond allocation From PIonline.com: Taiwan's Bureau of Labor Funds, Taipei, is looking for managers to run a combined $2.3 billion in allocations to enhanced global U.S. dollar corporate bonds. The BLF is se - SHARE ARTICLE

Taiwan's BLF seeking managers for $2.3bn global bond allocation From PIonline.com: Taiwan's Bureau of Labor Funds, Taipei, is looking for managers to run a combined $2.3 billion in allocations to enhanced global U.S. dollar corporate bonds. The BLF is se - SHARE ARTICLE


GMO, long bearish, finds a sector it loves From Institutional Investor: U.S. bank shares, weighed down by fears over the Covid-19 pandemic, look good to GMO. With price-to-book valuations close to lows during the global financial crisis, stronger U.S. ban - SHARE ARTICLE

GMO, long bearish, finds a sector it loves From Institutional Investor: U.S. bank shares, weighed down by fears over the Covid-19 pandemic, look good to GMO. With price-to-book valuations close to lows during the global financial crisis, stronger U.S. ban - SHARE ARTICLE


GAM hires Blackrock banker From Portfolio Adviser: Gam Investment's incoming global head of distribution Jeremy Roberts faces a tough task selling the firm's funds given recent negative headlines, but fund selectors believe he is a solid hire for the fund - SHARE ARTICLE

GAM hires Blackrock banker From Portfolio Adviser: Gam Investment's incoming global head of distribution Jeremy Roberts faces a tough task selling the firm's funds given recent negative headlines, but fund selectors believe he is a solid hire for the fund - SHARE ARTICLE


From Reuters: Israel has pushed back the creation of a sovereign wealth fund because tax revenue from natural gas has not yet hit the minimum needed to begin investing, and fund managers have not yet been chosen, Bank of Israel Deputy Governor Andrew Abir - SHARE ARTICLE

From Reuters: Israel has pushed back the creation of a sovereign wealth fund because tax revenue from natural gas has not yet hit the minimum needed to begin investing, and fund managers have not yet been chosen, Bank of Israel Deputy Governor Andrew Abir - SHARE ARTICLE


Survey finds 71% of crypto asset investors prefer institutional custody From Benzinga: As Bitcoin prices continue to move towards the $10,000 price mark, many investors are putting more thought into how to safely store their crypto assets. A recent survey - SHARE ARTICLE

Survey finds 71% of crypto asset investors prefer institutional custody From Benzinga: As Bitcoin prices continue to move towards the $10,000 price mark, many investors are putting more thought into how to safely store their crypto assets. A recent survey - SHARE ARTICLE


From Institutional Investor: In recent years, investors have poured cash into low volatility stocks, hoping to soften the blow of the inevitable market correction on their portfolios. But these stocks have done little to protect investors from the wild ma - SHARE ARTICLE

From Institutional Investor: In recent years, investors have poured cash into low volatility stocks, hoping to soften the blow of the inevitable market correction on their portfolios. But these stocks have done little to protect investors from the wild ma - SHARE ARTICLE


Pennsylvania State Employees returns 18.8% in 2019 From PIonline.com: Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System, Harrisburg, returned a net 18.8% for the year ended Dec. 31, according to its comprehensive annual financial report released Tuesday. T - SHARE ARTICLE

Pennsylvania State Employees returns 18.8% in 2019 From PIonline.com: Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System, Harrisburg, returned a net 18.8% for the year ended Dec. 31, according to its comprehensive annual financial report released Tuesday. T - SHARE ARTICLE


Equity fund investors take June profits From Funds Europe: Fund investors sold off equities in June to take advantage of large gains and parking their cash in fixed income for safety, data shows. pound;1.2 billion ( euro;1.3 billion) was sold off across e - SHARE ARTICLE

Equity fund investors take June profits From Funds Europe: Fund investors sold off equities in June to take advantage of large gains and parking their cash in fixed income for safety, data shows. pound;1.2 billion ( euro;1.3 billion) was sold off across e - SHARE ARTICLE


UBS AM bullish on Asian high yield From Fund Selector Asia: Asia sub-investment grade bond yields trade at a premium to US and European high yield, despite better credit fundamentals and a more stable market structure, says UBS AM 's Apac fixed income hea - SHARE ARTICLE

UBS AM bullish on Asian high yield From Fund Selector Asia: Asia sub-investment grade bond yields trade at a premium to US and European high yield, despite better credit fundamentals and a more stable market structure, says UBS AM 's Apac fixed income hea - SHARE ARTICLE


Venture fund backing firms worth $206bn eyes China From Bloomberg: David Chao, a venture capitalist who has been on the ground floor of Asian companies worth a combined $206 billion, has raised money for a new fund with a China focus, a sign that rising U - SHARE ARTICLE

Venture fund backing firms worth $206bn eyes China From Bloomberg: David Chao, a venture capitalist who has been on the ground floor of Asian companies worth a combined $206 billion, has raised money for a new fund with a China focus, a sign that rising U - SHARE ARTICLE


Aon: Canadian pension funding ratio rises to 95.4% in Q2 From PIonline.com: The median funding ratio of Canadian pension plans rose to 95.4% as of June 30 due to the rebound of equity markets in the second quarter, according to a survey from Aon. Aon's M - SHARE ARTICLE

Aon: Canadian pension funding ratio rises to 95.4% in Q2 From PIonline.com: The median funding ratio of Canadian pension plans rose to 95.4% as of June 30 due to the rebound of equity markets in the second quarter, according to a survey from Aon. Aon's M - SHARE ARTICLE


Amundi pilots new forward-looking 'temperature ratings' From IPE: Amundi is piloting the use of new metrics for measuring and communicating the global warming trajectory of companies and investments. CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, h - SHARE ARTICLE

Amundi pilots new forward-looking 'temperature ratings' From IPE: Amundi is piloting the use of new metrics for measuring and communicating the global warming trajectory of companies and investments. CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, h - SHARE ARTICLE


Deutsche Bank slammed with $150m fine for failing to flag Jeffrey Epstein's shady transactions From CNN: New York regulators fined Deutsche Bank $150 million Tuesday and slammed the lender for "mistakes and sloppiness" in its relationshi - SHARE ARTICLE

Deutsche Bank slammed with $150m fine for failing to flag Jeffrey Epstein's shady transactions From CNN: New York regulators fined Deutsche Bank $150 million Tuesday and slammed the lender for "mistakes and sloppiness" in its relationshi - SHARE ARTICLE


Women-led activist firm bets on ESG reforms in emerging markets From Bloomberg: A majority women-owned activist investment firm is pressing emerging-market companies for changes in the belief that more responsible management will generate better returns. - SHARE ARTICLE

Women-led activist firm bets on ESG reforms in emerging markets From Bloomberg: A majority women-owned activist investment firm is pressing emerging-market companies for changes in the belief that more responsible management will generate better returns. - SHARE ARTICLE


BRIEF-Lind Global Macro Fund Reports 9.9% Passive Stake In Aeterna Zentaris Inc As Of July 2Reuters - SHARE ARTICLE

BRIEF-Lind Global Macro Fund Reports 9.9% Passive Stake In Aeterna Zentaris Inc As Of July 2Reuters - SHARE ARTICLE


The latest 13F reporting period has come and gone, and Insider Monkey is again at the forefront when it comes to making use of this gold mine of data. We at Insider Monkey have plowed through 821 13F ... - SHARE ARTICLE

The latest 13F reporting period has come and gone, and Insider Monkey is again at the forefront when it comes to making use of this gold mine of data. We at Insider Monkey have plowed through 821 13F ... - SHARE ARTICLE


A few other investors may also join Route One and participate in what could potentially be a wider fundraising round through the preferential allotment route - SHARE ARTICLE

A few other investors may also join Route One and participate in what could potentially be a wider fundraising round through the preferential allotment route - SHARE ARTICLE


(Bloomberg) -- Jacob Gottlieb, whose $8 billion hedge fund shut amid an insider trading scandal, is among Wall Street money managers who tapped the government’s $669 billion emergency program designed to help small businesses survive the coronavirus pande - SHARE ARTICLE

(Bloomberg) -- Jacob Gottlieb, whose $8 billion hedge fund shut amid an insider trading scandal, is among Wall Street money managers who tapped the government’s $669 billion emergency program designed to help small businesses survive the coronavirus pande - SHARE ARTICLE


German AI quant hedge fund Quantumrock claims “incredible results” amid stock market wobble Submitted By Hugh Leask | 07/07/2020 - 5:50pm Quantumrock, the German volatility-foc - SHARE ARTICLE

German AI quant hedge fund Quantumrock claims “incredible results” amid stock market wobble Submitted By Hugh Leask | 07/07/2020 - 5:50pm Quantumrock, the German volatility-foc - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Fund That Bet Early on Workhorse Surged 25% in JuneBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Fund That Bet Early on Workhorse Surged 25% in JuneBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


Lansdowne Partners plans to close its main hedge fund in a move that will significantly scale back the firm’s short-selling activities.The group, one of the hedge fund industry’s biggest names, has ... - SHARE ARTICLE

Lansdowne Partners plans to close its main hedge fund in a move that will significantly scale back the firm’s short-selling activities.The group, one of the hedge fund industry’s biggest names, has ... - SHARE ARTICLE


Large losses on leveraged positions at Hong Kong-based Gen2 Partners earlier this year prompted a liquidity squeeze and a freeze on early redemptions. - SHARE ARTICLE

Large losses on leveraged positions at Hong Kong-based Gen2 Partners earlier this year prompted a liquidity squeeze and a freeze on early redemptions. - SHARE ARTICLE


LiquidityBook appoints VP of Customer Success Submitted 07/07/2020 - 4:07pm LiquidityBook, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based provider of buy- and sell-side trading solutions, has appointed Chris Junge as Vice Presid - SHARE ARTICLE

LiquidityBook appoints VP of Customer Success Submitted 07/07/2020 - 4:07pm LiquidityBook, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based provider of buy- and sell-side trading solutions, has appointed Chris Junge as Vice Presid - SHARE ARTICLE


The firm's SR Global Frontier fund slumped 12.6% between January and June 2020 while the SR Global International fund, managed by co-founder Robinson, was down 7.8% in the year to date until June - SHARE ARTICLE

The firm's SR Global Frontier fund slumped 12.6% between January and June 2020 while the SR Global International fund, managed by co-founder Robinson, was down 7.8% in the year to date until June - SHARE ARTICLE


The money manager believes 'excessive short-termism' means stocks are cheap - SHARE ARTICLE

The money manager believes 'excessive short-termism' means stocks are cheap - SHARE ARTICLE


London-based Lansdowne Partners disclosed that it is shuttering its main hedge fund, the Lansdowne Developed Markets Fund, which has US$ 2.8 billion in assets under management. The hedge fund follows a long/short equity investment strategy. The Lansdowne - SHARE ARTICLE

London-based Lansdowne Partners disclosed that it is shuttering its main hedge fund, the Lansdowne Developed Markets Fund, which has US$ 2.8 billion in assets under management. The hedge fund follows a long/short equity investment strategy. The Lansdowne - SHARE ARTICLE


A bit bumpy; Paul Singer’s hungry; successful business to work with unsuccessful one; John Varley forgets sometimes; and more!Federal Reserve official warns US recovery may be ‘levelling off’ [FT]Raphael Bostic, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank o - SHARE ARTICLE

A bit bumpy; Paul Singer’s hungry; successful business to work with unsuccessful one; John Varley forgets sometimes; and more!Federal Reserve official warns US recovery may be ‘levelling off’ [FT]Raphael Bostic, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank o - SHARE ARTICLE


London-based Lansdowne Partners is closing its main hedge fund, a long-short strategy that manages $2.8 billion in assets under management, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters. - SHARE ARTICLE

London-based Lansdowne Partners is closing its main hedge fund, a long-short strategy that manages $2.8 billion in assets under management, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters. - SHARE ARTICLE


Were Hedge Funds Right About Western Digital Corporation (WDC)?Wall Street Reporter - SHARE ARTICLE

Were Hedge Funds Right About Western Digital Corporation (WDC)?Wall Street Reporter - SHARE ARTICLE


The hedge fund run by Paul Singer said in a letter to the owner of wireless towers and fiber infrastructure that the latter business hasn’t paid off for investors. - SHARE ARTICLE

The hedge fund run by Paul Singer said in a letter to the owner of wireless towers and fiber infrastructure that the latter business hasn’t paid off for investors. - SHARE ARTICLE


The former U.S. operations of a sanctioned Russian bank, a hedge fund partly owned by one of the biggest private-equity firms in the world and a real-estate developer behind two of Manhattan’s most expensive condominium towers were among the firms that be - SHARE ARTICLE

The former U.S. operations of a sanctioned Russian bank, a hedge fund partly owned by one of the biggest private-equity firms in the world and a real-estate developer behind two of Manhattan’s most expensive condominium towers were among the firms that be - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – After two quarters of head-spinning market moves, Nordic equity hedge funds ended the first half of 2020 up 0.4 percent on average. Equity hedge funds gained 1.8 percent in June (90 percent reported), which brought the group’s av - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – After two quarters of head-spinning market moves, Nordic equity hedge funds ended the first half of 2020 up 0.4 percent on average. Equity hedge funds gained 1.8 percent in June (90 percent reported), which brought the group’s av - SHARE ARTICLE



Trading Technologies signs multi-year agreement with TP ICAP for implementation of TT OMS Submitted 07/07/2020 - 9:58am Trading Technologies International (TT), a global provider of high-performance professional tradin - SHARE ARTICLE

Trading Technologies signs multi-year agreement with TP ICAP for implementation of TT OMS Submitted 07/07/2020 - 9:58am Trading Technologies International (TT), a global provider of high-performance professional tradin - SHARE ARTICLE


Because of the Paris Climate Agreement, municipalities must halve their CO2 emissions over the next - SHARE ARTICLE

Because of the Paris Climate Agreement, municipalities must halve their CO2 emissions over the next - SHARE ARTICLE


Apex Group adds Compliance Solutions service to offering Submitted 07/07/2020 - 9:28am Apex Group (Apex), a global financial services provider, has launched a new Compliance Solutions service which will be run by Mel S - SHARE ARTICLE

Apex Group adds Compliance Solutions service to offering Submitted 07/07/2020 - 9:28am Apex Group (Apex), a global financial services provider, has launched a new Compliance Solutions service which will be run by Mel S - SHARE ARTICLE


Fund Recs appoints Chief Revenue Officer Submitted 07/07/2020 - 9:25am Mark Lacana has been appointed as Chief Revenue Officer at Fund Recs, a cloud-based reconciliation platform for the global funds industry which he - SHARE ARTICLE

Fund Recs appoints Chief Revenue Officer Submitted 07/07/2020 - 9:25am Mark Lacana has been appointed as Chief Revenue Officer at Fund Recs, a cloud-based reconciliation platform for the global funds industry which he - SHARE ARTICLE


UniCredit and ACTIAM join Trad-X’s dealer-to-client platform Submitted 07/07/2020 - 9:10am Trad-X, a platform for interest rate derivatives, has added UniСredit as a dealer and ACTIAM as a non-dealer to its dealer-to-c - SHARE ARTICLE

UniCredit and ACTIAM join Trad-X’s dealer-to-client platform Submitted 07/07/2020 - 9:10am Trad-X, a platform for interest rate derivatives, has added UniСredit as a dealer and ACTIAM as a non-dealer to its dealer-to-c - SHARE ARTICLE


Global provider of investment management technology solutions and services - Enfusion, announced today its selection as an official qualified outsourcing service provider by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG). The partnership between the two parties - SHARE ARTICLE

Global provider of investment management technology solutions and services - Enfusion, announced today its selection as an official qualified outsourcing service provider by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG). The partnership between the two parties - SHARE ARTICLE


SEC Settles with Perpetrators of Fraudulent Prime Bank SchemeHedgeCo.net - SHARE ARTICLE

SEC Settles with Perpetrators of Fraudulent Prime Bank SchemeHedgeCo.net - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund Software Market 2020 Size, Forecast 2027, Major Players – FundCount, Obsidian Suite, Backstop Solutions Group, Northstar Risk, FinLab Solutions, etc.Jewish Life News - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund Software Market 2020 Size, Forecast 2027, Major Players – FundCount, Obsidian Suite, Backstop Solutions Group, Northstar Risk, FinLab Solutions, etc.Jewish Life News - SHARE ARTICLE


A former Beverly Hills stockbroker who worked with a fugitive hedge fund manager was sentenced Monday to six years in prison for his role in a stock manipulation scheme that fleeced investors out of more than $200 million. Todd Ficeto, 53, was also ordere - SHARE ARTICLE

A former Beverly Hills stockbroker who worked with a fugitive hedge fund manager was sentenced Monday to six years in prison for his role in a stock manipulation scheme that fleeced investors out of more than $200 million. Todd Ficeto, 53, was also ordere - SHARE ARTICLE


Lansdowne Partners is winding down its main long-short fund, emphasizing long-only investments and launching a new long-only fund. - SHARE ARTICLE

Lansdowne Partners is winding down its main long-short fund, emphasizing long-only investments and launching a new long-only fund. - SHARE ARTICLE


PwC AWM Benchmarking Insights – Navigating Uncertainty in Private Investment Valuation on Managed Funds Association. - SHARE ARTICLE

PwC AWM Benchmarking Insights – Navigating Uncertainty in Private Investment Valuation on Managed Funds Association. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Fund Preparation and Launching Process - Investments Legal Blogs Posted by Mr. Samuel Cotton-Betteridge, Esq.Lawyers.com Blog - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Fund Preparation and Launching Process - Investments Legal Blogs Posted by Mr. Samuel Cotton-Betteridge, Esq.Lawyers.com Blog - SHARE ARTICLE


FLSV Fund Consulting Service is a joint venture providing strategic consulting services to private alternative investment funds, family offices and investment managers - SHARE ARTICLE

FLSV Fund Consulting Service is a joint venture providing strategic consulting services to private alternative investment funds, family offices and investment managers - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds built large short positions in UK supermarkets as lockdown was imposed, however, resilient share price performance has forced many to exit their positions without taking a profit - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds built large short positions in UK supermarkets as lockdown was imposed, however, resilient share price performance has forced many to exit their positions without taking a profit - SHARE ARTICLE


The Emerging Manager Program is designed to ignite a new hedge fund scene inTokyoby relieving some of the cost pressures managers face when launching their funds - SHARE ARTICLE

The Emerging Manager Program is designed to ignite a new hedge fund scene inTokyoby relieving some of the cost pressures managers face when launching their funds - SHARE ARTICLE


FILE - Hot air balloons are inflated during the annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, N.M., on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019. The Santa Fe Opera, Meow Wolf and the - SHARE ARTICLE

FILE - Hot air balloons are inflated during the annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, N.M., on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019. The Santa Fe Opera, Meow Wolf and the - SHARE ARTICLE


The government's small business lending program has benefited millions of companies, with the goal of minimizing the number of layoffs Americans have suffered in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. Yet the recipients include many you probably wouldn't h - SHARE ARTICLE

The government's small business lending program has benefited millions of companies, with the goal of minimizing the number of layoffs Americans have suffered in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. Yet the recipients include many you probably wouldn't h - SHARE ARTICLE


In keeping with a nationwide industry trend, a finance firm seems poised to take control of the publisher of The Miami Herald and The Sacramento Bee. - SHARE ARTICLE

In keeping with a nationwide industry trend, a finance firm seems poised to take control of the publisher of The Miami Herald and The Sacramento Bee. - SHARE ARTICLE


The activist American hedge fund that owns the Waterstones bookshop chain has developed a taste for restaurants.Elliott Advisors is believed to be among the last few bidders for Casual Dining Group - SHARE ARTICLE

The activist American hedge fund that owns the Waterstones bookshop chain has developed a taste for restaurants.Elliott Advisors is believed to be among the last few bidders for Casual Dining Group - SHARE ARTICLE


Some investment firms, including those that run hedge funds or manage money for wealthy investors, are among the businesses approved for emergency U.S. government loans to help small businesses pay employees during the coronavirus lockdown, according to d - SHARE ARTICLE

Some investment firms, including those that run hedge funds or manage money for wealthy investors, are among the businesses approved for emergency U.S. government loans to help small businesses pay employees during the coronavirus lockdown, according to d - SHARE ARTICLE


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

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


Government data shows that the financial services industry received roughly $27 billion from the Paycheck Protection Program, the coronavirus-relief fund aimed at helping small businesses - SHARE ARTICLE

Government data shows that the financial services industry received roughly $27 billion from the Paycheck Protection Program, the coronavirus-relief fund aimed at helping small businesses - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Asset owners in Australia, Canada, and the Netherlands, which together manage more than $1 trillion of assets, have launched an online green-investing tool that measures companies against United Nations sustainable development - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Asset owners in Australia, Canada, and the Netherlands, which together manage more than $1 trillion of assets, have launched an online green-investing tool that measures companies against United Nations sustainable development - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Lyxor Peer Groups suggest hedge fund performance was up +0.6% in June, with CTAs underperforming (-1%) and Directional L/S Equity, L/S Credit and Special Situation strategies outperforming (+1.2% to +1.5%). During the last wee - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Lyxor Peer Groups suggest hedge fund performance was up +0.6% in June, with CTAs underperforming (-1%) and Directional L/S Equity, L/S Credit and Special Situation strategies outperforming (+1.2% to +1.5%). During the last wee - SHARE ARTICLE


Dan Loeb's Third Point posted a big gain in the second quarter. It wasn't enough From Institutional Investor: Third Point's Third Point Offshore Fund tacked on another slight gain in June, producing a double-digit gain in the second quarter. But that sti - SHARE ARTICLE

Dan Loeb's Third Point posted a big gain in the second quarter. It wasn't enough From Institutional Investor: Third Point's Third Point Offshore Fund tacked on another slight gain in June, producing a double-digit gain in the second quarter. But that sti - SHARE ARTICLE


CVC Capital closes record $24bn buyout fund From Bloomberg: CVC Capital Partners has completed a 21.3 billion-euro ($24 billion) fundraising for its eighth flagship fund, people familiar with the matter said, in the private equity industry's largest new - SHARE ARTICLE

CVC Capital closes record $24bn buyout fund From Bloomberg: CVC Capital Partners has completed a 21.3 billion-euro ($24 billion) fundraising for its eighth flagship fund, people familiar with the matter said, in the private equity industry's largest new - SHARE ARTICLE


MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday stepped up attacks against his Senate primary rival, accusing former Auburn University football coach Tommy … - SHARE ARTICLE

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday stepped up attacks against his Senate primary rival, accusing former Auburn University football coach Tommy … - SHARE ARTICLE


Troubled firm Marto Capital asked for PPP money - and got approved, records show From Institutional Investor: Marto Capital - a former wunderkind founded by an ex-Bridgewater Associates star - got approved for emergency funds from the U.S. government, re - SHARE ARTICLE

Troubled firm Marto Capital asked for PPP money - and got approved, records show From Institutional Investor: Marto Capital - a former wunderkind founded by an ex-Bridgewater Associates star - got approved for emergency funds from the U.S. government, re - SHARE ARTICLE


AustralianSuper defies downturn with long-shot positive return From Investor Daily: AustralianSuper has delivered a modest return against the odds and revealed that it saw almost $8 billion in funds converted to cash during the COVID-19 crisis. Australi - SHARE ARTICLE

AustralianSuper defies downturn with long-shot positive return From Investor Daily: AustralianSuper has delivered a modest return against the odds and revealed that it saw almost $8 billion in funds converted to cash during the COVID-19 crisis. Australi - SHARE ARTICLE


Polar poaches EM equity outperformer from Newton From City Wire: Polar Capital has hired Citywire + rated Naomi Waistell from Newton Investment Management to strengthen its Emerging Market Stars fund team, the UK asset manager has announced. Waistell sp - SHARE ARTICLE

Polar poaches EM equity outperformer from Newton From City Wire: Polar Capital has hired Citywire + rated Naomi Waistell from Newton Investment Management to strengthen its Emerging Market Stars fund team, the UK asset manager has announced. Waistell sp - SHARE ARTICLE


Digital yuan will have a hard time displacing Tether in Asia From Coin Telegraph: China's central bank digital currency is usually identified as a way to challenge the dominance of the U.S. dollar, not Bitcoin (BTC). But it may struggle to find adoption - SHARE ARTICLE

Digital yuan will have a hard time displacing Tether in Asia From Coin Telegraph: China's central bank digital currency is usually identified as a way to challenge the dominance of the U.S. dollar, not Bitcoin (BTC). But it may struggle to find adoption - SHARE ARTICLE


Mergers and acquisitions dropped 83% in the U.S. because of Covid From Barrons: The Covid-19 pandemic delivered a death blow to announced mergers in the U.S., with deal value in second quarter plunging 83% compared with last year, according to data from - SHARE ARTICLE

Mergers and acquisitions dropped 83% in the U.S. because of Covid From Barrons: The Covid-19 pandemic delivered a death blow to announced mergers in the U.S., with deal value in second quarter plunging 83% compared with last year, according to data from - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds increase bullish U.S. crude bets From Reuters: Hedge funds and other money managers raised their net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the latest week, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Monday. The s - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds increase bullish U.S. crude bets From Reuters: Hedge funds and other money managers raised their net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the latest week, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Monday. The s - SHARE ARTICLE


How artificial intelligence could lead to better investment decisions From Barrons: The decision to invest in a company can rely on a lot of guesswork, but Kim Polese, co-founder and chairman of CrowdSmart, is using artificial intelligence to turn qualit - SHARE ARTICLE