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Vela launches next generation FPGA-enabled ticker plant appliance for US equities
7mos ago

Vela, an independent provider of trading and market access technology for global multi-asset electronic trading, has launched its latest ultra-low latency Ticker Plant Appliance for US Equities.

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The firm will maintain exposure to the continent through other funds including the Carlyle International Energy fund, which closed at $2.5bn in 2015 - SHARE ARTICLE

The firm will maintain exposure to the continent through other funds including the Carlyle International Energy fund, which closed at $2.5bn in 2015 - SHARE ARTICLE


Investors redeemed an estimated $18.1 billion from hedge funds in April. Outflows follow March’s large redemptions further pushing YTD flows negative, now estimated at $31.1 billion YTD. Performance lifted overall AUM to just below $3.0 trillion, said eVe - SHARE ARTICLE

Investors redeemed an estimated $18.1 billion from hedge funds in April. Outflows follow March’s large redemptions further pushing YTD flows negative, now estimated at $31.1 billion YTD. Performance lifted overall AUM to just below $3.0 trillion, said eVe - SHARE ARTICLE


"I don't stop when I'm tired, I stop when I'm done." - James Bond Alphacution publishes its 125-page, 149-exhibit, 26,000-word case study, "History of Jane Street," with notable expansions into geographic, US option strategy and revenue estimation - SHARE ARTICLE

"I don't stop when I'm tired, I stop when I'm done." - James Bond Alphacution publishes its 125-page, 149-exhibit, 26,000-word case study, "History of Jane Street," with notable expansions into geographic, US option strategy and revenue estimation - SHARE ARTICLE


Billionaire Icahn exits Hertz with 'significant' loss after bankruptcy filingHedgeCo.net - SHARE ARTICLE

Billionaire Icahn exits Hertz with 'significant' loss after bankruptcy filingHedgeCo.net - SHARE ARTICLE


US hedge fund Millennium International Management has raised its bet against Bank of Ireland's shares. - SHARE ARTICLE

US hedge fund Millennium International Management has raised its bet against Bank of Ireland's shares. - SHARE ARTICLE



Boohoo has defended its accounting practices and has played down the cost of buying out a stake in Pretty Little Thing after an attack by a hedge fund.The online fashion retailer said that it - SHARE ARTICLE

Boohoo has defended its accounting practices and has played down the cost of buying out a stake in Pretty Little Thing after an attack by a hedge fund.The online fashion retailer said that it - SHARE ARTICLE


Ackman says hedge fund up 27% year to date, dumped BerkshireInvesting.com - SHARE ARTICLE

Ackman says hedge fund up 27% year to date, dumped BerkshireInvesting.com - SHARE ARTICLE


Ackman also boasted the fund's massive returns thus far in 2020 while the broader market struggles amid the coronavirus pandemic. - SHARE ARTICLE

Ackman also boasted the fund's massive returns thus far in 2020 while the broader market struggles amid the coronavirus pandemic. - SHARE ARTICLE


US hedge fund Millennium International Management has raised its bet against Bank of Ireland's shares. It comes as Davy says 2020 will be a write-off for banks, with losses across Irish lenders of ... - SHARE ARTICLE

US hedge fund Millennium International Management has raised its bet against Bank of Ireland's shares. It comes as Davy says 2020 will be a write-off for banks, with losses across Irish lenders of ... - SHARE ARTICLE


Private equity firm Ares Management is the latest beneficiary.By some measures (well, one, anyway), it looks like the Securities and Exchange Commission is really getting tough on financial crime while under quarantine. And the increase in whistleblower a - SHARE ARTICLE

Private equity firm Ares Management is the latest beneficiary.By some measures (well, one, anyway), it looks like the Securities and Exchange Commission is really getting tough on financial crime while under quarantine. And the increase in whistleblower a - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund manager says he can be ‘more nimble’ than his mentor’s conglomerate - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund manager says he can be ‘more nimble’ than his mentor’s conglomerate - SHARE ARTICLE


It is apparently unconstitutional to prevent senators from insider-trading on confidential information received as senators.Sen. Richard Burr certainly looks to be in some significant legal jeopardy over his curiously well-timed stock trades right after g - SHARE ARTICLE

It is apparently unconstitutional to prevent senators from insider-trading on confidential information received as senators.Sen. Richard Burr certainly looks to be in some significant legal jeopardy over his curiously well-timed stock trades right after g - SHARE ARTICLE


MPs say Johnson's adviser Dominic Cummings has provoked public fury with a 260-mile trip to his parents' house during lockdown - SHARE ARTICLE

MPs say Johnson's adviser Dominic Cummings has provoked public fury with a 260-mile trip to his parents' house during lockdown - SHARE ARTICLE


We continue to think Berkshire will be a strong investment over the longer term, but we also think the current environment means there may be more than typical opportunities for us to see very high-returning investments. - SHARE ARTICLE

We continue to think Berkshire will be a strong investment over the longer term, but we also think the current environment means there may be more than typical opportunities for us to see very high-returning investments. - SHARE ARTICLE


By Svea Herbst-Bayliss (Reuters) - Hedge fund Starboard Value LP is close to having eight directors elected to... - SHARE ARTICLE

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss (Reuters) - Hedge fund Starboard Value LP is close to having eight directors elected to... - SHARE ARTICLE


Options on Micro E-mini S&P 500 and Micro E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures to launch on CME Submitted 27/05/2020 - 5:45pm Chicago-based CME Group plans to launch new options on its Micro E-mini S&P 500 and Micro E-min - SHARE ARTICLE

Options on Micro E-mini S&P 500 and Micro E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures to launch on CME Submitted 27/05/2020 - 5:45pm Chicago-based CME Group plans to launch new options on its Micro E-mini S&P 500 and Micro E-min - SHARE ARTICLE


Ray Dalio who founded Bridgewater Associates, made a whopping $2 billion last year according to the Institutional Investor's Annual Rich list. - SHARE ARTICLE

Ray Dalio who founded Bridgewater Associates, made a whopping $2 billion last year according to the Institutional Investor's Annual Rich list. - SHARE ARTICLE


Billionaire Ray Dalio is one of the world's richest hedge fund managers. Here are his best quotes on everything from the markets to meditation.Pulse Nigeria - SHARE ARTICLE

Billionaire Ray Dalio is one of the world's richest hedge fund managers. Here are his best quotes on everything from the markets to meditation.Pulse Nigeria - SHARE ARTICLE


Tourmaline Partners adds three senior executives Submitted 27/05/2020 - 4:56pm Outsourced trading solutions firm Tourmaline Partners has hired three senior professionals – Alex Goodman and Matt Sindell have joined as M - SHARE ARTICLE

Tourmaline Partners adds three senior executives Submitted 27/05/2020 - 4:56pm Outsourced trading solutions firm Tourmaline Partners has hired three senior professionals – Alex Goodman and Matt Sindell have joined as M - SHARE ARTICLE


With the proliferation of financial data and cloud technologies, customer requirements to ingest and analyse data are diversifying and evolving fast. - SHARE ARTICLE

With the proliferation of financial data and cloud technologies, customer requirements to ingest and analyse data are diversifying and evolving fast. - SHARE ARTICLE


Postera Capital, a specialist in crypto-specific investment products and strategies, has acquired sentiment analytics start-up Augmento. - SHARE ARTICLE

Postera Capital, a specialist in crypto-specific investment products and strategies, has acquired sentiment analytics start-up Augmento. - SHARE ARTICLE


‘The idea was to come up with something people can use every day — not just a gizmo,’ said a Deutsche spokesman - SHARE ARTICLE

‘The idea was to come up with something people can use every day — not just a gizmo,’ said a Deutsche spokesman - SHARE ARTICLE


Sterling Trading Tech launches crypto trading widget Submitted 27/05/2020 - 4:46pm Sterling Trading Tech (STT), a specialist in compliance, risk and infrastructure solutions for equity, options and futures trading, has - SHARE ARTICLE

Sterling Trading Tech launches crypto trading widget Submitted 27/05/2020 - 4:46pm Sterling Trading Tech (STT), a specialist in compliance, risk and infrastructure solutions for equity, options and futures trading, has - SHARE ARTICLE


Osmosis Investment Management secures an equity investment from Capricorn Investment Group Submitted 27/05/2020 - 4:45pm Osmosis Investment Management, a London based sustainable asset manager, has closed an equity inv - SHARE ARTICLE

Osmosis Investment Management secures an equity investment from Capricorn Investment Group Submitted 27/05/2020 - 4:45pm Osmosis Investment Management, a London based sustainable asset manager, has closed an equity inv - SHARE ARTICLE


TNS ultra-low latency Layer 1 solution now live on Xetra trading platform Submitted 27/05/2020 - 4:44pm Traders using Deutsche Börse’s Xetra can now leverage ultra-low latency colocation connections as fast as 5-85 nan - SHARE ARTICLE

TNS ultra-low latency Layer 1 solution now live on Xetra trading platform Submitted 27/05/2020 - 4:44pm Traders using Deutsche Börse’s Xetra can now leverage ultra-low latency colocation connections as fast as 5-85 nan - SHARE ARTICLE


Starting a FX hedge fund in 2020Leaprate Forex Trading News - SHARE ARTICLE

Starting a FX hedge fund in 2020Leaprate Forex Trading News - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Fund Industry Loses Almost 10% Of Assets In First QuarterAlphaWeek - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Fund Industry Loses Almost 10% Of Assets In First QuarterAlphaWeek - SHARE ARTICLE


Also, space business to get really serious starting today. - SHARE ARTICLE

Also, space business to get really serious starting today. - SHARE ARTICLE


Goldman Sachs found the most-bought stocks by hedge funds and mutual funds, and they have delivered a stellar performance this year. - SHARE ARTICLE

Goldman Sachs found the most-bought stocks by hedge funds and mutual funds, and they have delivered a stellar performance this year. - SHARE ARTICLE


The equities rally isn’t making people feel better; Millennium’s 50-point reopening plan; Elon Musk hoping to not blow up a few astronauts today; and more!Japan and Europe propose measures to support their economies [NYT]Japan’s cabinet on Wednesday appro - SHARE ARTICLE

The equities rally isn’t making people feel better; Millennium’s 50-point reopening plan; Elon Musk hoping to not blow up a few astronauts today; and more!Japan and Europe propose measures to support their economies [NYT]Japan’s cabinet on Wednesday appro - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – The character of the final event to the Nordic Hedge Award is very old school, low tech and sees people interacting, shaking hands, exchanging business cards, sharing laughs and war stories. Looking back, the period of mid-Februa - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – The character of the final event to the Nordic Hedge Award is very old school, low tech and sees people interacting, shaking hands, exchanging business cards, sharing laughs and war stories. Looking back, the period of mid-Februa - SHARE ARTICLE


Managers of hedge funds and mutual funds are worlds apart on a lot of investing decisions, but do have some overlap. Investors may be able to learn from both. - SHARE ARTICLE

Managers of hedge funds and mutual funds are worlds apart on a lot of investing decisions, but do have some overlap. Investors may be able to learn from both. - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – As the price of oil has collapsed to levels previously thought unimaginable – due to the biggest demand shock in history combined with a price war between two of the largest oil producers in the world, energy stocks tanked across - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – As the price of oil has collapsed to levels previously thought unimaginable – due to the biggest demand shock in history combined with a price war between two of the largest oil producers in the world, energy stocks tanked across - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Copenhagen-based sub-investment credit manager Capital Four Management is planning the launch of multiple credit funds following “strong demand from my clients for structured credit or private debt,” co-founder and CEO Sandro Näf - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Copenhagen-based sub-investment credit manager Capital Four Management is planning the launch of multiple credit funds following “strong demand from my clients for structured credit or private debt,” co-founder and CEO Sandro Näf - SHARE ARTICLE


Weakening dollar offers emerging market equities boost amid post-lockdown trade surge, predicts Man Group - SHARE ARTICLE

Weakening dollar offers emerging market equities boost amid post-lockdown trade surge, predicts Man Group - SHARE ARTICLE


Excellent Growth of Hedge Fund Software Market- Eze Software, FundCount, Northstar Risk, VestServe, FXCM, Imagineer Technology Group, Backstop Solutions Group, FinLab Solutions, PortfolioShop, AlternativeSoft, Altreva, Fi-Tek, Ledgex, Obsidian Suite, Nume - SHARE ARTICLE

Excellent Growth of Hedge Fund Software Market- Eze Software, FundCount, Northstar Risk, VestServe, FXCM, Imagineer Technology Group, Backstop Solutions Group, FinLab Solutions, PortfolioShop, AlternativeSoft, Altreva, Fi-Tek, Ledgex, Obsidian Suite, Nume - SHARE ARTICLE


Private equity major Ares Management has agreed to pay a $1m settlement to settle charges it was exposed to potential insider trading issues after buying stock in a company with one of its employees on the board. - SHARE ARTICLE

Private equity major Ares Management has agreed to pay a $1m settlement to settle charges it was exposed to potential insider trading issues after buying stock in a company with one of its employees on the board. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Funds Pay Up in U.S. to Poach From Rivals Stung by TurmoilBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Funds Pay Up in U.S. to Poach From Rivals Stung by TurmoilBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


Sentifi has launched new investment analytics to allow institutional investors to detect portfolio sentiment and market momentum in real-time, based on data from social media, news, and blogs. - SHARE ARTICLE

Sentifi has launched new investment analytics to allow institutional investors to detect portfolio sentiment and market momentum in real-time, based on data from social media, news, and blogs. - SHARE ARTICLE


New CEO of Norway’s $1 Trillion Fund in Make-Or-Break MomentBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

New CEO of Norway’s $1 Trillion Fund in Make-Or-Break MomentBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


SmartStream Tecnologies has extended its Public API allowing clients to have direct programmatic access to the company's TLM Collateral Management solution. - SHARE ARTICLE

SmartStream Tecnologies has extended its Public API allowing clients to have direct programmatic access to the company's TLM Collateral Management solution. - SHARE ARTICLE


Wheelhouse Advisors, a specialist provider of services to the financial services sector, has launched following a private equity backed management buyout of the Financial & Regulatory Reporting and Tax divisions of ACA Compliance Group. - SHARE ARTICLE

Wheelhouse Advisors, a specialist provider of services to the financial services sector, has launched following a private equity backed management buyout of the Financial & Regulatory Reporting and Tax divisions of ACA Compliance Group. - SHARE ARTICLE


International broker dealer Velocity Trade is to deploy FX technology provider Integral's workflow automation and trading tech across its eFX and CFD trading network. - SHARE ARTICLE

International broker dealer Velocity Trade is to deploy FX technology provider Integral's workflow automation and trading tech across its eFX and CFD trading network. - SHARE ARTICLE


OpenGamma, a margin optimisation provider, is partnering with IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, to help mutual clients reduce the cost of margin management. - SHARE ARTICLE

OpenGamma, a margin optimisation provider, is partnering with IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, to help mutual clients reduce the cost of margin management. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds and other money managers continued to accumulate bullish positions in crude oil and its products last week but almost all buying remains - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds and other money managers continued to accumulate bullish positions in crude oil and its products last week but almost all buying remains - SHARE ARTICLE


By Maiya Keidan A cluster of big name hedge funds have started betting against French companies, moving in after the lifting of a short-selling ban imposed earlier this... | May 27, 2020 - SHARE ARTICLE

By Maiya Keidan A cluster of big name hedge funds have started betting against French companies, moving in after the lifting of a short-selling ban imposed earlier this... | May 27, 2020 - SHARE ARTICLE


Summary Since 1982, Renaissance Technologies or RenTech has been successfully generating decent funds. Medallion, RenTech’s flagship fund is said to h - SHARE ARTICLE

Summary Since 1982, Renaissance Technologies or RenTech has been successfully generating decent funds. Medallion, RenTech’s flagship fund is said to h - SHARE ARTICLE


As the markets plunged in March, hedge funds told investors that they were in the highest-quality stocks. An analysis by PivotalPath shows a different story. - SHARE ARTICLE

As the markets plunged in March, hedge funds told investors that they were in the highest-quality stocks. An analysis by PivotalPath shows a different story. - SHARE ARTICLE


Oil Price Fundamental Daily Forecast – Russia Discusses Extending Output Cuts, Hedge Funds Accumulating WTIFX Empire - SHARE ARTICLE

Oil Price Fundamental Daily Forecast – Russia Discusses Extending Output Cuts, Hedge Funds Accumulating WTIFX Empire - SHARE ARTICLE


Replicating the investment and performance of some of the biggest hedge funds is a popular idea, but one that’s often plagued by complexity. Andrew Beer, managing member of Dynamic Beta Investments, ... - SHARE ARTICLE

Replicating the investment and performance of some of the biggest hedge funds is a popular idea, but one that’s often plagued by complexity. Andrew Beer, managing member of Dynamic Beta Investments, ... - SHARE ARTICLE


Debuts with Screened Investment Analysts Ready To Make a Move(PRWeb May 27, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/matchbook_launches_talent_marketplace_for_london_based_asset_managers/prweb17148118.htm - SHARE ARTICLE

Debuts with Screened Investment Analysts Ready To Make a Move(PRWeb May 27, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/matchbook_launches_talent_marketplace_for_london_based_asset_managers/prweb17148118.htm - SHARE ARTICLE


Proprietary reinforcement learning model predicts optimal exposure to the S&P 500 Index - SHARE ARTICLE

Proprietary reinforcement learning model predicts optimal exposure to the S&P 500 Index - SHARE ARTICLE


Boohoo has come under attack from a short-seller whose founder is known in the City as the “Dark Destroyer”.Shares in the online retailer fell by 9 per cent at one point yesterday after Shadow Fall - SHARE ARTICLE

Boohoo has come under attack from a short-seller whose founder is known in the City as the “Dark Destroyer”.Shares in the online retailer fell by 9 per cent at one point yesterday after Shadow Fall - SHARE ARTICLE


Maybe he, too, will one day set a Florida real-estate record like his predecessor.Everyone knows that South Florida is the next great hedge fund center, imminently poised to become New York, Greenwich and London all rolled into one. In fact, this great mi - SHARE ARTICLE

Maybe he, too, will one day set a Florida real-estate record like his predecessor.Everyone knows that South Florida is the next great hedge fund center, imminently poised to become New York, Greenwich and London all rolled into one. In fact, this great mi - SHARE ARTICLE


Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Institutional investors are sticking with their private market allocations despite increased stress from the COVID-19 pandemic. New data from Eaton Partners and Pitchbook suggest that investors have avoided the denominat - SHARE ARTICLE

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Institutional investors are sticking with their private market allocations despite increased stress from the COVID-19 pandemic. New data from Eaton Partners and Pitchbook suggest that investors have avoided the denominat - SHARE ARTICLE


Prominent stock market bear David Tice has lined up a bullish bet on precious metals companies via his latest hedge fund.Tice this month partnered with precious metals specialist Garic Moran to form Moran Tice Capital, which will invest on the premise tha - SHARE ARTICLE

Prominent stock market bear David Tice has lined up a bullish bet on precious metals companies via his latest hedge fund.Tice this month partnered with precious metals specialist Garic Moran to form Moran Tice Capital, which will invest on the premise tha - SHARE ARTICLE


Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Amid the current market turmoil, this is our regular report on hedge funds and alternative asset managers who are bucking the trend. Risk management leads the way Balyasny Capital Management 's flagship Atlas strateg - SHARE ARTICLE

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Amid the current market turmoil, this is our regular report on hedge funds and alternative asset managers who are bucking the trend. Risk management leads the way Balyasny Capital Management 's flagship Atlas strateg - SHARE ARTICLE


A $13bn credit manager is planning a string of new funds From Bloomberg: Capital Four is planning multiple credit funds to cater to clients eager to make bets on riskier debt products. Sandro Naef, the co-founder and CEO of the $13 billion Copenhagen-bas - SHARE ARTICLE

A $13bn credit manager is planning a string of new funds From Bloomberg: Capital Four is planning multiple credit funds to cater to clients eager to make bets on riskier debt products. Sandro Naef, the co-founder and CEO of the $13 billion Copenhagen-bas - SHARE ARTICLE


By Donald A. Steinbrugge, founder and CEO, Agecroft Partners, LLC: There has recently been increased interest in long/short equity strategies after a strong relative performance in the 1st quarter of 2020 relative to equity indices and the perception that - SHARE ARTICLE

By Donald A. Steinbrugge, founder and CEO, Agecroft Partners, LLC: There has recently been increased interest in long/short equity strategies after a strong relative performance in the 1st quarter of 2020 relative to equity indices and the perception that - SHARE ARTICLE


From Bloomberg: One hedge fund may shut an office in Asia permanently and have employees work from home. Another may dramatically shrink its Manhattan headquarters. Meanwhile, industry titan Millennium Management has a 50-point checklist for reopening off - SHARE ARTICLE

From Bloomberg: One hedge fund may shut an office in Asia permanently and have employees work from home. Another may dramatically shrink its Manhattan headquarters. Meanwhile, industry titan Millennium Management has a 50-point checklist for reopening off - SHARE ARTICLE


New Mexico Educational commits $100m to real estate, venture capital From PIonline.com: New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Santa Fe, committed a total of $100 million to two alternative investment funds, said Bob Jacksha, CIO of the $12.4 billion p - SHARE ARTICLE

New Mexico Educational commits $100m to real estate, venture capital From PIonline.com: New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Santa Fe, committed a total of $100 million to two alternative investment funds, said Bob Jacksha, CIO of the $12.4 billion p - SHARE ARTICLE


Amazon.com becomes the most popular hedge fund stock From Institutional Investor: Amazon.com has become the most popular hedge fund stock for the first time since going public in 1997. A total of 357 hedge funds held a position in the e-commerce pioneer - SHARE ARTICLE

Amazon.com becomes the most popular hedge fund stock From Institutional Investor: Amazon.com has become the most popular hedge fund stock for the first time since going public in 1997. A total of 357 hedge funds held a position in the e-commerce pioneer - SHARE ARTICLE


Mercer taps head of responsible investment From PIonline.com: David Fanger was named head of responsible investment for the U.S. for Mercer. Fanger, based in Los Angeles, reports to Helga Birgden, partner and global business leader for responsible invest - SHARE ARTICLE

Mercer taps head of responsible investment From PIonline.com: David Fanger was named head of responsible investment for the U.S. for Mercer. Fanger, based in Los Angeles, reports to Helga Birgden, partner and global business leader for responsible invest - SHARE ARTICLE


Facebook's Calibra rebrands to Novi, details wallet tie-up with WhatsApp From Coin Desk: In the approach to the launch of the Facebook-spawned Libra payments ecosystem, a key subsidiary has been given a new name and a new look. According to an announceme - SHARE ARTICLE

Facebook's Calibra rebrands to Novi, details wallet tie-up with WhatsApp From Coin Desk: In the approach to the launch of the Facebook-spawned Libra payments ecosystem, a key subsidiary has been given a new name and a new look. According to an announceme - SHARE ARTICLE


KKR expands real estate footprint in Europe with Etche stake buy Gobal investment firm KKR has expanded its real estate footprint in France with the acquisition of a majority stake in the real estate company Etche France from the BMF group and its co-fou - SHARE ARTICLE

KKR expands real estate footprint in Europe with Etche stake buy Gobal investment firm KKR has expanded its real estate footprint in France with the acquisition of a majority stake in the real estate company Etche France from the BMF group and its co-fou - SHARE ARTICLE


China's Tencent to invest $70bn in in AI, cloud computing and cybersecurity From SCMP: Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings plans to invest 500 billion yuan (US$70 billion) over the next five years in new digital infrastructure, a major hi-tech initia - SHARE ARTICLE

China's Tencent to invest $70bn in in AI, cloud computing and cybersecurity From SCMP: Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings plans to invest 500 billion yuan (US$70 billion) over the next five years in new digital infrastructure, a major hi-tech initia - SHARE ARTICLE


Investors want the Fed's support, even if it increases credit risk Nearly three-quarters of investment professionals believe the U.S. Federal Reserve's corporate credit buying programs have stabilized markets since their lows in March. But this week's II - SHARE ARTICLE

Investors want the Fed's support, even if it increases credit risk Nearly three-quarters of investment professionals believe the U.S. Federal Reserve's corporate credit buying programs have stabilized markets since their lows in March. But this week's II - SHARE ARTICLE


New CEO of Norway’s $1 Trillion Fund Faces Make-Or-Break MomentBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

New CEO of Norway’s $1 Trillion Fund Faces Make-Or-Break MomentBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


BlackRock is about to find skeletons in $45bn bond market From Bloomberg: As BlackRock starts to kick the tires of Sweden's credit market at the behest of the Riksbank, a world of trouble is about to reveal itself. "This market seems completely - SHARE ARTICLE

BlackRock is about to find skeletons in $45bn bond market From Bloomberg: As BlackRock starts to kick the tires of Sweden's credit market at the behest of the Riksbank, a world of trouble is about to reveal itself. "This market seems completely - SHARE ARTICLE


Pandemic sparks prudence among Asia's family offices From Business Times: It is hard to pinpoint which was the world's first family office. The Rockefellers and the House of Morgan, renowned American family offices established in the 19th century, are wi - SHARE ARTICLE

Pandemic sparks prudence among Asia's family offices From Business Times: It is hard to pinpoint which was the world's first family office. The Rockefellers and the House of Morgan, renowned American family offices established in the 19th century, are wi - SHARE ARTICLE


Asset managers move towards alternatives, multi-asset and ESG From Funds Europe: The UK's largest investment managers are shunning traditional asset classes in favour of alternatives, multi-asset and ESG when prioritising new product launches for 2020, a - SHARE ARTICLE

Asset managers move towards alternatives, multi-asset and ESG From Funds Europe: The UK's largest investment managers are shunning traditional asset classes in favour of alternatives, multi-asset and ESG when prioritising new product launches for 2020, a - SHARE ARTICLE


Nordic investors turn up heat on coal in climate campaign From Reuters: Five years after first ditching some coal companies, Nordic investors are turning their focus to bigger carbon emitters in a range of industries, paving the way for other funds to fo - SHARE ARTICLE

Nordic investors turn up heat on coal in climate campaign From Reuters: Five years after first ditching some coal companies, Nordic investors are turning their focus to bigger carbon emitters in a range of industries, paving the way for other funds to fo - SHARE ARTICLE


Carl Icahn's bet on Hertz goes bust as rental car company files for bankruptcy Legendary activist investor Carl Icahn may see his investment in Hertz lose most of its value after the rental car company filed for bankruptcy. Hertz filed for Chapter 11 ba - SHARE ARTICLE

Carl Icahn's bet on Hertz goes bust as rental car company files for bankruptcy Legendary activist investor Carl Icahn may see his investment in Hertz lose most of its value after the rental car company filed for bankruptcy. Hertz filed for Chapter 11 ba - SHARE ARTICLE


Family offices and cross-border succession planning during Covid-19 Family offices increasingly have to navigate the complexities of cross-border legal issues: a necessary side-effect of globalisation. The family office will consequently need advisers on - SHARE ARTICLE

Family offices and cross-border succession planning during Covid-19 Family offices increasingly have to navigate the complexities of cross-border legal issues: a necessary side-effect of globalisation. The family office will consequently need advisers on - 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


Investing can often feel like gambling. Big bets, big risks, sometimes big wins, but more often steady losses. The only way to achieve lasting success is to truly tip the odds in your favor. To beat the dealer investors need to play the right game, and ex - SHARE ARTICLE

Investing can often feel like gambling. Big bets, big risks, sometimes big wins, but more often steady losses. The only way to achieve lasting success is to truly tip the odds in your favor. To beat the dealer investors need to play the right game, and ex - SHARE ARTICLE


Investing can often feel like gambling. Big bets, big risks, sometimes big wins, but more often steady losses. The only way to achieve lasting success is to truly tip the odds in your favor. To beat the dealer investors need to play the right game, and ex - SHARE ARTICLE

Investing can often feel like gambling. Big bets, big risks, sometimes big wins, but more often steady losses. The only way to achieve lasting success is to truly tip the odds in your favor. To beat the dealer investors need to play the right game, and ex - SHARE ARTICLE


Ares Management LLC, a private equity firm and registered investment adviser, will pay $1 million to settle a claim that it didn't enforce policies that would prevent the misuse of material nonpublic information, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commi - SHARE ARTICLE

Ares Management LLC, a private equity firm and registered investment adviser, will pay $1 million to settle a claim that it didn't enforce policies that would prevent the misuse of material nonpublic information, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commi - 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 filings that hedge funds and well-known value investors - 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 filings that hedge funds and well-known value investors - SHARE ARTICLE


WTI purchases totalling 216 million barrels have accounted for almost three quarters of all buying in the six major contracts since March 24 - SHARE ARTICLE

WTI purchases totalling 216 million barrels have accounted for almost three quarters of all buying in the six major contracts since March 24 - SHARE ARTICLE


Maybe if it keeps at it, Wirecard can get itself charged with the Kennedy assassination.If you happen to be looking for the worst possible to react to an activist hedge fund manager on a hot streak who’s already formally asked for your entire company to b - SHARE ARTICLE

Maybe if it keeps at it, Wirecard can get itself charged with the Kennedy assassination.If you happen to be looking for the worst possible to react to an activist hedge fund manager on a hot streak who’s already formally asked for your entire company to b - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds and mutual funds both piled into healthcare stocks, but took opposite positions on energy and financials. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds and mutual funds both piled into healthcare stocks, but took opposite positions on energy and financials. - SHARE ARTICLE


According to the SEC and Justice Department, it, along with other things, is fraud.Having lost control of a number of the subsidiaries of his film company, been sued by a major investor therein—the majorest investor of them all, BlackRock, to boot—gotten - SHARE ARTICLE

According to the SEC and Justice Department, it, along with other things, is fraud.Having lost control of a number of the subsidiaries of his film company, been sued by a major investor therein—the majorest investor of them all, BlackRock, to boot—gotten - SHARE ARTICLE


Microsoft slipped to second place, while Visa also moved up, according to Novus’ rankings. - SHARE ARTICLE

Microsoft slipped to second place, while Visa also moved up, according to Novus’ rankings. - SHARE ARTICLE


Magnus Heystek underscores that smoke-and-mirrors created by marketing agencies to develop a brand around the top asset managers hides an important point. - SHARE ARTICLE

Magnus Heystek underscores that smoke-and-mirrors created by marketing agencies to develop a brand around the top asset managers hides an important point. - SHARE ARTICLE


Carl Icahn's stake in Hertz was worth more than $700 million in December, before the cornavirus pandemic slammed the travel industry and forced the company to file for bankruptcy. - SHARE ARTICLE

Carl Icahn's stake in Hertz was worth more than $700 million in December, before the cornavirus pandemic slammed the travel industry and forced the company to file for bankruptcy. - SHARE ARTICLE


The attention surrounding the appointment of Nicolai Tangen to head the Norwegian ‘Oil Fund’ could be reflections of deeper concerns and how the objectives of asset managers and asset owners differ. - SHARE ARTICLE

The attention surrounding the appointment of Nicolai Tangen to head the Norwegian ‘Oil Fund’ could be reflections of deeper concerns and how the objectives of asset managers and asset owners differ. - SHARE ARTICLE


After buying the most expensive estate in Palm Beach history last year, billionaire hedge funder Steven Schonfeld has decided he has no need for his condo on the island. Schonfeld sold penthouse four at Bellaria, at 3000 South Ocean Boulevard, for $6.5 - SHARE ARTICLE

After buying the most expensive estate in Palm Beach history last year, billionaire hedge funder Steven Schonfeld has decided he has no need for his condo on the island. Schonfeld sold penthouse four at Bellaria, at 3000 South Ocean Boulevard, for $6.5 - SHARE ARTICLE


West Palm Beach (Fla.) Police Pension Fund hired EnTrust Global to run a $20 million hedge fund-of-funds portfolio, said John McCann, senior consultant at AndCo Consulting, the pension fund's investment consultant.The $344 million pension fund's - SHARE ARTICLE

West Palm Beach (Fla.) Police Pension Fund hired EnTrust Global to run a $20 million hedge fund-of-funds portfolio, said John McCann, senior consultant at AndCo Consulting, the pension fund's investment consultant.The $344 million pension fund's - SHARE ARTICLE


Unprecedented, we know.There is a paradox in Wall Street’s relationship with Argentina. On the one hand, in spite of the eight previous instances and much other available evidence, it always seems shocked—shocked!—that the country might stop paying its bi - SHARE ARTICLE

Unprecedented, we know.There is a paradox in Wall Street’s relationship with Argentina. On the one hand, in spite of the eight previous instances and much other available evidence, it always seems shocked—shocked!—that the country might stop paying its bi - SHARE ARTICLE


Retail investors shifted money into large-cap growth stocks, boosting momentum strategies then favoured by many hedge funds, says Goldman Sachs - SHARE ARTICLE

Retail investors shifted money into large-cap growth stocks, boosting momentum strategies then favoured by many hedge funds, says Goldman Sachs - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund Angelo Gordon & Co on Tuesday bought $33 million worth of Northern Oil & Gas Inc's debt and said it was planning to push for deals that would increase the shale producer's cash reserves. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund Angelo Gordon & Co on Tuesday bought $33 million worth of Northern Oil & Gas Inc's debt and said it was planning to push for deals that would increase the shale producer's cash reserves. - SHARE ARTICLE


Stocks that are most popular with hedge funds typically outperform their peers, a Goldman Sachs study found. - SHARE ARTICLE

Stocks that are most popular with hedge funds typically outperform their peers, a Goldman Sachs study found. - SHARE ARTICLE


Donald A. Steinbrugge, founder and CEO, Agecroft Partners, gives recommendations to investors looking to hire a long/short equity manager. - SHARE ARTICLE

Donald A. Steinbrugge, founder and CEO, Agecroft Partners, gives recommendations to investors looking to hire a long/short equity manager. - SHARE ARTICLE


Managers of hedge funds and mutual funds are worlds apart on a lot of investing decisions, but do have some overlap. Investors may be able to learn from both. - SHARE ARTICLE

Managers of hedge funds and mutual funds are worlds apart on a lot of investing decisions, but do have some overlap. Investors may be able to learn from both. - SHARE ARTICLE


Deer Park Road is maintaining an aggressive short position in commercial mortgage backed securities as the market continues to fall because of lockdown. Although the Colorado-based structured credit manager, which was established by Michael Craig-Scheckma - SHARE ARTICLE

Deer Park Road is maintaining an aggressive short position in commercial mortgage backed securities as the market continues to fall because of lockdown. Although the Colorado-based structured credit manager, which was established by Michael Craig-Scheckma - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Funds Plan Extreme Lengths to Protect Staff After LockdownBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Funds Plan Extreme Lengths to Protect Staff After LockdownBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


Consultants have urged asset managers to up their game in private equity, debt and infrastructure for years — and now they are doing so, survey finds - SHARE ARTICLE

Consultants have urged asset managers to up their game in private equity, debt and infrastructure for years — and now they are doing so, survey finds - SHARE ARTICLE


Hertz has been around for just over a century. It was started by a fellow name Jacobs in the city of Chicago with a very modest fleet consisting of about a dozen Model Ts. The ensuing years would find the growing franchise initially as a small business ow - SHARE ARTICLE

Hertz has been around for just over a century. It was started by a fellow name Jacobs in the city of Chicago with a very modest fleet consisting of about a dozen Model Ts. The ensuing years would find the growing franchise initially as a small business ow - SHARE ARTICLE


Stocks jump; unemployment, too; New York commercial real estate not so much; Hertz dies; rats! and more!Dow futures jump 500 points as investors bet on the economy reopening and a vaccine breakthrough [CNBC]S&P 500 futures gained 1.9%. Nasdaq-100 futu - SHARE ARTICLE

Stocks jump; unemployment, too; New York commercial real estate not so much; Hertz dies; rats! and more!Dow futures jump 500 points as investors bet on the economy reopening and a vaccine breakthrough [CNBC]S&P 500 futures gained 1.9%. Nasdaq-100 futu - SHARE ARTICLE


China Investment Corp. is looking for more resilient assets in markets battered by the coronavirus as it seeks to boost long-term returns. - SHARE ARTICLE

China Investment Corp. is looking for more resilient assets in markets battered by the coronavirus as it seeks to boost long-term returns. - SHARE ARTICLE


By Maiya Keidan LONDON (Reuters) - A cluster of big name hedge funds have started betting against French companies, moving in after the lifting of a short-selling ban imposed earlier this year to calm financial markets, an analysis of regulatory - SHARE ARTICLE

By Maiya Keidan LONDON (Reuters) - A cluster of big name hedge funds have started betting against French companies, moving in after the lifting of a short-selling ban imposed earlier this year to calm financial markets, an analysis of regulatory - SHARE ARTICLE


When there are losses in the market, your money didn’t disappear—it’s simply in someone else’s hands now. This wealth transfer process involves mutual funds, hedge funds, average returns, annual returns and the stock market. Here’s how it all fits togethe - SHARE ARTICLE

When there are losses in the market, your money didn’t disappear—it’s simply in someone else’s hands now. This wealth transfer process involves mutual funds, hedge funds, average returns, annual returns and the stock market. Here’s how it all fits togethe - SHARE ARTICLE


JP Morgan Asset Management has announced changes to its US ETF product suite including the introduction of its first actively managed equity ETFs and the closure of ETFs providing hedge fund-style returns. Bryon Lake, Head of Americas ETF Distribution at - SHARE ARTICLE

JP Morgan Asset Management has announced changes to its US ETF product suite including the introduction of its first actively managed equity ETFs and the closure of ETFs providing hedge fund-style returns. Bryon Lake, Head of Americas ETF Distribution at - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds’ favorite holdings were boosted by a surge in trading activity by smaller investors, data from Goldman Sachs shows. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds’ favorite holdings were boosted by a surge in trading activity by smaller investors, data from Goldman Sachs shows. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund Angelo Gordon says it bought $33M worth of Northern Oil & Gas (NOG +2.8%) debt and is planning to push for deals that would increase the shale producer's cash reserves.Angelo, which alr ... - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund Angelo Gordon says it bought $33M worth of Northern Oil & Gas (NOG +2.8%) debt and is planning to push for deals that would increase the shale producer's cash reserves.Angelo, which alr ... - SHARE ARTICLE


Fund launches in 2020 to focus on alternatives, multi-asset, and ESG as asset managers turn away from traditional assets Submitted 26/05/2020 - 9:43am Investment managers in UK are prioritising alternatives, multi-asse - SHARE ARTICLE

Fund launches in 2020 to focus on alternatives, multi-asset, and ESG as asset managers turn away from traditional assets Submitted 26/05/2020 - 9:43am Investment managers in UK are prioritising alternatives, multi-asse - SHARE ARTICLE


The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) will launch two new futures contracts – FTSE4Good TIP Taiwan ESG (F4G TIP TW ESG) Index Futures and TIP Taiwan Market Biotechnology and Medical Care (TIP Taiwan BIO) Index Futures on 8 June, 2020. - SHARE ARTICLE

The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) will launch two new futures contracts – FTSE4Good TIP Taiwan ESG (F4G TIP TW ESG) Index Futures and TIP Taiwan Market Biotechnology and Medical Care (TIP Taiwan BIO) Index Futures on 8 June, 2020. - SHARE ARTICLE


SEC alleges that William Sadleir diverted $25m from a BlackRock fund that financed his holding company - SHARE ARTICLE

SEC alleges that William Sadleir diverted $25m from a BlackRock fund that financed his holding company - SHARE ARTICLE


European Banking Authority says lenders are more exposed to smaller companies and consumer credit — areas hit hard by coronavirus pandemic - SHARE ARTICLE

European Banking Authority says lenders are more exposed to smaller companies and consumer credit — areas hit hard by coronavirus pandemic - SHARE ARTICLE


The fund selectors on the Sharing Alpha platform have promoted Luxembourg Life Fund's Long Term Fund to first place in April - SHARE ARTICLE

The fund selectors on the Sharing Alpha platform have promoted Luxembourg Life Fund's Long Term Fund to first place in April - SHARE ARTICLE


With the approval of hedge funds and the IG Metall trade union, the supervisory board of Germany’s Thyssenkrupp company has decided to break up the industrial group. - SHARE ARTICLE

With the approval of hedge funds and the IG Metall trade union, the supervisory board of Germany’s Thyssenkrupp company has decided to break up the industrial group. - SHARE ARTICLE


The Corona Fighters are daily updates on hedge fund managers outperforming in the downturn. - SHARE ARTICLE

The Corona Fighters are daily updates on hedge fund managers outperforming in the downturn. - SHARE ARTICLE



Father-of-six Nicolas Bryon didn't get much sleep, but it wasn't family duties keeping him up. He was one of a few hedge funds managers around the world who managed to make money in March and April. - SHARE ARTICLE

Father-of-six Nicolas Bryon didn't get much sleep, but it wasn't family duties keeping him up. He was one of a few hedge funds managers around the world who managed to make money in March and April. - SHARE ARTICLE


Only a Few Hedge Funds Made Money in March and April. Here’s HowBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Only a Few Hedge Funds Made Money in March and April. Here’s HowBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: US venture capital deal flow slowed in Q1 2020 as COVID-19 introduced practical challenges for dealmakers while exists showed an increase in activity. Following a strong 2019, venture capital activity in the US got off to a sl - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: US venture capital deal flow slowed in Q1 2020 as COVID-19 introduced practical challenges for dealmakers while exists showed an increase in activity. Following a strong 2019, venture capital activity in the US got off to a sl - SHARE ARTICLE


From Bloomberg: Father-of-six Nicolas Bryon didn 't get much sleep in March but it wasn 't family duties keeping him up. As global markets crashed, the Sydney-based hedge-fund manager rose every hour to check on his positions and execute trades. After wee - SHARE ARTICLE

From Bloomberg: Father-of-six Nicolas Bryon didn 't get much sleep in March but it wasn 't family duties keeping him up. As global markets crashed, the Sydney-based hedge-fund manager rose every hour to check on his positions and execute trades. After wee - SHARE ARTICLE


UBS to create fintech-specific venture fund From Bloomberg: UBS Group AG is setting aside hundreds of millions of dollars of its own money to invest in fintech companies, joining peers in financing startups that are upending traditional banking. The Swiss - SHARE ARTICLE

UBS to create fintech-specific venture fund From Bloomberg: UBS Group AG is setting aside hundreds of millions of dollars of its own money to invest in fintech companies, joining peers in financing startups that are upending traditional banking. The Swiss - SHARE ARTICLE


What role can alternative assets play in our model asset allocation framework? We look at real estate, commodities, private equity, hedge funds, diamonds and fine wines. We think some are core assets, others tactical while some have no role. We also exami - SHARE ARTICLE

What role can alternative assets play in our model asset allocation framework? We look at real estate, commodities, private equity, hedge funds, diamonds and fine wines. We think some are core assets, others tactical while some have no role. We also exami - SHARE ARTICLE


From Forbes: The super rich are a whole lot richer than they were two months ago. Twenty five of the wealthiest people on Forbes' list of the world's billionaires are worth a whopping $255 billion more than when the U.S. stock market hit a mid-pandemic lo - SHARE ARTICLE

From Forbes: The super rich are a whole lot richer than they were two months ago. Twenty five of the wealthiest people on Forbes' list of the world's billionaires are worth a whopping $255 billion more than when the U.S. stock market hit a mid-pandemic lo - SHARE ARTICLE


Teachers' Pension picks infrastructure, daily necessities sectors From Korean Investor: South Korea's Teachers' Pension will chase infrastructure facilities and industrial park properties in developed countries for overseas alternative investment, while f - SHARE ARTICLE

Teachers' Pension picks infrastructure, daily necessities sectors From Korean Investor: South Korea's Teachers' Pension will chase infrastructure facilities and industrial park properties in developed countries for overseas alternative investment, while f - SHARE ARTICLE


Singer bets on Europe, emerging markets From Investment Magazine: William Blair's Brian Singer is looking to invest in Europe and the emerging markets as the recovery from the global economic shutdown to contain the pandemic will likely take longer than w - SHARE ARTICLE

Singer bets on Europe, emerging markets From Investment Magazine: William Blair's Brian Singer is looking to inves