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Hedge Funds Now Own 50.5% Of Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ABR) - Post Analyst
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Hedge Funds Now Own 50.5% Of Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ABR)  Post Analyst

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ABR) has made a 50.7% comeback from a 12-month low price of $7.89. It was seen 0.34% higher, changing the price to $11.89, ...

Duo opens l/s equity Connecticut fund

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Latest nominations also reveal management firm of year shortlist

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Are automated forms of advice friend or foe to the hedge fund industry?

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Hedge Funds Brace Themselves for Financial Wipeout  The Jewish Voice

Hedge fund managers are bracing themselves for a large-scale financial wipe out. Even the leading, renowned hedge funds have been failing to deliver the ...


Hedge Fund Moves At Short Ed of US Curve Show Fed Cuts Not Too Far Away  HedgeCo.net

(Reuters) – The Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates today and probably again early next year, but that will be the end of tightening cycle and it ...


(HedgeCo.Net) The Securities and Exchange Commission has approved final rules to require companies to disclose in proxy or information statements for the election of directors any practices or policies regarding the ability of employees or directors to engage in certain […]


(CNBC) The Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates by a quarter point Wednesday and also signal it will not be raising rates as much as it had previously forecast. Strategists say that may soothe volatile financial markets, but […]


The $15bn investment manager will team up with Tianhong Asset Management for fundraising

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(Hedgeweek) EPIC Holdings is to acquire Integro Holdings, a specialty insurance brokerage and consulting business in the US with revenue in excess of USD150 million. To read this article:


(Hedgeweek) Backstop Solutions Group, a cloud-based productivity suite provider for institutional and alternative investors, is to acquire BarclayHedge, a provider of alternative investment data and indices. To read this article:


(Hedgeweek) Lyxor Asset Management has appointed Dan Rizzuto as Head of Business Development of its US-based business, Lyxor Asset Management Inc (Lyxor Americas). To read ths article:


(Bloomberg) The hedge fund shakeout is still unfolding with “many more” closures coming, according to Ilana Weinstein, chief executive officer of IDW Group. “This is far from over,” Weinstein said in a Bloomberg Television interview on Monday. “I don’t think […]


(Bloomberg) UniCredit SpA settled a dispute with a London hedge fund that had accused the Italian bank of boosting capital strength by misclassifying certain securities. UniCredit’s so-called CASHES notes were issued in 2008. Caius Capital in May said the bank […]


(eFinancial) Over the last two years in particular, quantitative hedge funds have begun integrating artificial intelligence and machine learning as part of their strategies. Two Sigma, Citadel, AQR and Man Group come to mind as some of the more notable […]


Hedge Fund Manager Who Called the Market Top Closes Out His Bitcoin Short  SludgeFeed

Mark Dow has officially covered the short position he took out last December.


Hedge funds showing signs of caution towards US equities  Financial Times

Hedge funds are showing caution heading into 2019 by reducing their exposure to equities despite cheap valuations, normally a buy signal for fund managers, ...


Citigroup faces US$180 million loss on loan to Asian hedge fund  South China Morning Post

Citigroup faces losses of as much as US$180 million on loans made to an Asian hedge fund whose foreign exchange wagers have gone awry, prompting board ...



Where do Hedge Fund Activists Get Their Ideas?  AllAboutAlpha.com

Huimin Chen, and Thomas Shohfi, both of the Lally School of Management, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, have written a fascinating article on the ...


Barclay #HedgeFund Index down 0.28% in November; Apple, Facebook, Netflix Losses take #Technology funds down - http://ow.ly/xLtA30n2nDN


BarclayHedge has joined forces with Backstop Solutions! With this partnership, our clients & fund managers can now seamlessly integrate our data & Backstop’s leading-edge tools & technology, allowing them to achieve greater efficiency & a competitive edge! http://ow.ly/qE5130n2n6y


Before we spend days researching a stock idea we'd like to take a look at how hedge funds and billionaire investors recently traded that stock. S&P 500 Index ETF (SPY) lost 8.7% through October 26th.


This stunning research revealed by the former hedge-fund who predicted the last NASDAQ crash could have some Americans thinking twice before hoarding cash. Something strange is going on in the financi...


Citi faces up to $180m loss on Asian hedge fund trade  Financial Times

Citigroup could lose as much as $180m on an Asian hedge fund's ill-fated currencies trade, a result that will see Sanjay Madgavkar, Citi's global head of foreign ...


Ryan aide to join hedge fund lobbying group | TheHill  The Hill

House Speaker Paul Ryan's general counsel, Mark Epley, has been named executive vice president and general counsel of Managed Funds Association.


Atty For House Speaker Joins Hedge Fund Trade Group  Law360

The general counsel and senior adviser for the Office of the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives has joined a hedge fund industry trade association as ...


The awards will be presented at a drinks reception at the Warwick Hotel in New York on Monday January 14th as part of the US Emerging Manager Operational Leaders Summit.

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GoldenTree was among the funds adding to market hedges, while others purchased credits hurt by the recent sell-off.

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Old Men Yell At Nerds To Get Off Their Lawn  Dealbreaker

Stan Druckenmiller and Steve Mncuhin wish quants would stop ruining everything with their algorithmic bullsh!t.


Stan Druckenmiller and Steve Mncuhin wish quants would stop ruining everything with their algorithmic bullsh!t.


MUFG has hired a hedge-fund executive to run credit sales as the Japanese bank shakes up its US business  Business Insider India

Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty ImagesMUFG has been shaking up its US credit sales business.Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group has hired hedge-fund executive John ...


Citigroup faces losses up to $180M on loans to Asian hedge fund: Bloomberg  Seeking Alpha

Citigroup (C -0.8%) may lose as much as $180M on loans the bank made to an Asian hedge fund that bet the wrong way on foreign exchange, Bloomberg ...


Below is our quarterly newsletter. If you would like to be added to our distribution list, please contact us. Clients, Friends, Associates: As we prepare for a new year, we also reflect on an eventful 2018 that included developments impacting both traditional hedge fund managers as well as those in the digital asset space. Regardless […]


Citigroup faces losses of as much as US$180 million on loans made to an Asian hedge fund whose foreign exchange wagers have gone awry, prompting board level discussions and a business shake-up, accord...


Previous state AG opinion says local officials can't also serve in statewide capacities

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Citigroup Faces $180 Million Loss on Loan to Asia Fund  Yahoo! Finance News

(Bloomberg) -- Citigroup Inc. faces losses of as much as $180 million on loans made to an Asian hedge fund whose foreign-exchange wagers went awry, ...


Citigroup Faces $180 Million Loss on Loan to Asia Fund  Bloomberg

Citigroup Inc. faces losses of as much as $180 million on loans made to an Asian hedge fund whose foreign-exchange wagers went awry, prompting board-level ...


Strategy uses combination of analyst ideas and algorithmic models

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If even we could see this coming, how was it allowed to happen?


Stan Druckenmiller Says Algos Are Robbing Markets of Trade Signals  Bloomberg

Billionaire Stan Druckenmiller is glad he's no longer in the hedge fund business now that algorithmic and quantitative trading have taken over markets.


Hedge-fund managers to watch 2019  Business Insider

As the industry battles poor performance and fee pressure, hedge-fund titans including Steve Cohen and Cliff Asness will be under the microscope in 2019.


Michael Levitsky recognized by financial services industry for his expertise in the field of alternative investments.


On 19 and 20 March, 2019, just 10 days before the UK intends to leave the European Union, ABN AMRO Clearing with be hosting the 8th edition of its hugely popular Amsterdam Investor Forum; a leading forum for institutional investors and alternative investment managers. 


Hedge Funds Are Selling Old National Bancorp (ONB)  Yahoo News

Hedge funds are not perfect. They have their bad picks just like everyone else. Facebook, a stock hedge funds have loved, lost a third of its value since the end ...


Volatile market outlook and rising rates bring hope but performance mixed

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Industry technologists share their 2018 highlights and 2019 predictions

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House Speaker Paul Ryan Paul Davis Ryan The Hill's 12:30 Report — Flynn awaits sentencing | White House signals it wants to avoid shutdown Missing: Fiscal sanity in Washington On The Money ...



Convicted Hedge Fund Fraudster Doesn't See Why His Hedge Fund Fraud Conviction Would Interest The Hedge Funds He's Building Blockchain, Compliance Systems For  Dealbreaker

That fugitive went by the name of Boaz Manor. After two years on the lam in Israel, Manor inexplicably returned to Canada to spend four years in prison, although ...


Hedge fund activism: Bad news for boosters and critics  Chicago Booth Review

Activism may have little effect on either corporate operating performance or long-term stock prices.


Citigroup is facing $180 million in losses on loans gone sour to an Asian hedge fund, according to Bloomberg. The fund reportedly got battered on foreign-exchange bets that went sideways. The bank's b...


Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group has hired a hedge-fund executive to run credit sales as it continues to shake up its fixed income business in the US. John Karabelas, president of the credit hedge-fund ...


Citigroup (C-0.8%) may lose as much as $180M on loans the bank made to an Asian hedge fund that bet the wrong way on foreign exchange, Bloomberg reports, citing a person briefed on the matter.


Walkers Fundamentals Hedge Fund Trends - Part 2 - Finance and Banking - Worldwide  Mondaq News Alerts

From our vantage point as advisers to many of the world's top investment fund managers and financial institutions, broad market forces flow through to our ...


Headlines about high-profile hedge-fund closures and performance troubles commanded the industry's attention in 2018. A year that started with promise for both established managers and new players qui...


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Declines and outflows chip almost 2% from European funds

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FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, is to hold the EMEA Trading Conference on 14 March 2019 in association with a number of Trade Associations, including: The Association for Financial Markets in Europe, AFME, International Capital Market Association, ICMA, the European Debt Market Association, EDMA, and the German Investment Funds Association, BVI.


Nikki Martin and Tom Ayres' market-neutral fund opens with $100m

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The value of regulated funds serviced in Jersey has broken through the GBP300 billion barrier for the first time, according to the latest figures to be collated by the jurisdiction’s regulator the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC).


Crispin Odey retains top position despite flat November

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Acquisition to bring buyer an alt data provider with info on 2,200 managers

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Hedge funds bet on two more rate hikes; Illinois anti-hedge fund board chairman exits; and more

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Shadow music - Why shadow-accounting can help hedge fund managers orchestrate operational alpha  HedgeWeek

By Shankar Iyer CEO, Viteos – Shadow-accounting has moved beyond the simple verification of Net Asset Value (NAV). Outsourcing the in-house accounting ...


Bob Shea joins former Tudor duo's firm as head of client strategy

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Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index declines -2.36 as of November 2018 year-to-date  Opalesque

The Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index declined 2.36% as of November 2018 year-to-date, in contrast to the 8.45% gain made in 2017, which turned out to be the ...


Here are the hedge fund managers to watch in 2019 as the industry battles poor performance  Business Insider India

Credit Suisse is telling its wealthiest clients to hurry and move their money out of the UK before Brexit. Callum BurroughsDec 18, 2018, 03.16 PM.


Managed Funds Association (MFA), a trade association for the global hedge fund industry, has appointed Mark Epley as Executive Vice President & Managing Director, General Counsel, effective 19 February 2019.


Dow crumbled Monday on hedge fund liquidation, the concern of Fed hike despite an economic slowdown and US political jitters; Dow set to surge early Tuesday on hopes of a dovish hike by Fed  iFOREX

Although this Fed stance is well anticipated by the market, any projection of slower US rate hikes next year could cause a year-end slump in the US dollar and a ...


Through the first half of 2018, hedge funds were getting along pretty well. The year did not finish on the same note. The third quarter was the first three-month stretch in which fund closures outpace...


A hedge fund stampede to the cloud could see legacy IT providers struggling to stay relevant

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Law firm Dillon Eustace has been named as the top legal adviser to Irish domiciled funds in 2018, in the 24th edition of the Monterey Insight Ireland Fund Report.


New hedge funds attract record cash but performance falls flat  Financial News

It was easy for hedge fund startups to raise money in 2018 — making it was harder.


UniCredit Wins Payment After Fund Alleged Bank Misstated Capital  BloombergQuint

(Bloomberg) -- UniCredit SpA settled a dispute with a London hedge fund that had accused the Italian bank of boosting capital strength by misclassifying certain ...


UniCredit Wins Payment After Fund Alleged Bank Misstated Capital  Bloomberg

UniCredit SpA settled a dispute with a London hedge fund that had accused the Italian bank of boosting capital strength by misclassifying certain securities.


What India’s Largest Hedge Fund Is Eyeing In 2019  BloombergQuint

Andrew Holland, the chief executive officer of Avendus Cap Alt Strategies, is positive on India's equity market despite multiple stock routs in the U.S..


Hedge Funds Are Betting On Cardtronics plc (CATM)  Yahoo News

Hedge Funds and other institutional investors have just completed filing their 13Fs with the Securities and Exchange Commission, revealing their equity ...


How do you pick the next stock to invest in? One way would be to spend hours of research browsing through thousands of publicly traded companies. However, an easier way is to look at the stocks ...


(Bloomberg) ABB Ltd, the sprawling Swiss industrial giant, is lopping off its biggest limb to try to help simplify its conglomerate structure. CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer had previously resisted demands from the activist investor Cevian Capital to separate its power grids […]


  By David Drake   Over the past weeks, the cryptocurrency industry has experienced a dramatic decline in its total market capitalization. The prices of most cryptocurrencies took a sharp nosedive, disappointing investors. The industry’s growth had started to slow down after hitting highs towards the end of 2017. This is particularly true for Bitcoin which reached an all-time high […]


  By David Drake   The cryptocurrency market by its nature is unpredictable and has recently experienced a major downfall. By close of 2017, the value of Bitcoin and Ethereum rose to the highest point with Bitcoin reaching a high of almost $20,000. This high value of Bitcoin caused some countries to introduce cryptocurrency regulations to curb speculation in the […]


From our vantage point as advisers to many of the world's top investment fund managers and financial institutions, broad market forces flow through to our instructions, and ultimately drive many of th...


The Singapore-based macro fund is led by former BlueCrest PM Mohit Khurana

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Lewis Prescott exits after four years; AuM dips below $1bn

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"October lived up to its scary reputation—the S&P 500 falling in the month by the largest amount in the last 40 years, the only worse Octobers being '08 and the Crash of '87. For perspective ...


Hedging bets: the biggest winners and losers of 2018  Independent.ie

The worst year for hedge funds since 2011 is drawing to a close. Returns evaporated, some of the biggest names shut up shop and investors pulled their money.


Hedge Fund-Backed Rattan Close to $500 Million Debt Revamp  BloombergQuint

RattanIndia Power Ltd., a electricity generator backed by hedge fund Farallon Capital Management, is close to restructuring about $500 million of stressed loans ...


(Bloomberg) -- UniCredit SpA settled a dispute with a London hedge fund that had accused the Italian bank of boosting capital strength by misclassifying certain securities. UniCredit’s so-called CASHE...


COLUMN-Hedge fund moves at short end of U.S. curve show Fed cuts not too far away: McGeever  Reuters

The Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this week and probably again early next year, but that will be the end of tightening cycle and it won't be long ...



Hedge fund rebel to leave Illinois pension board  Crain's Chicago Business

Marc Levine led a charge against hedge fund investing on two Illinois pension fund boards. Now he plans to step away as a new administration arrives in ...


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange and wallet service Coinbase has launched its new "Convert" service that would allow its customers to convert one cryptocurrency into another. The "Convert," will initially allow conversions b...
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Where the world's smart money made and lost it in 2018 From Mint: Returns from hedge funds evaporated, some of the biggest names shut up shop and investors pulled their money. But there were some bright spots. The worst year for hedge funds since 2011 is drawing to a close. Returns evaporated, some...
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Swiss group launches sustainable multi-factor fund From City Wire: J. Safra Sarasin Asset Management has launched a sustainable multi-factor fund. The JSS Sustainable Equity - Global Multifactor fund was officially launched on 27 November 2018 and aims to identify structural and cyclical premia fro...
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Opalesque Industry Update - The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) has today published its latest International Statistical Release, which describes the developments in the worldwide investment fund industry during the third quarter of 2018. Investment fund assets worldwide incr...
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From Guru Focus: Back in August, Apple made history when the company became the first business ever to achieve a market capitalization of more than $1 trillion. Unfortunately, this marked a high-water point for the company. Since then the shares in the consumer tech company have declined considerab...
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MP Pension to divest assets after excluding 14 countries From IPE: Denmark's MP Pension has cut Saudia Arabia and 13 other countries from its investment universe on the grounds of systematic human rights violations. As a result, the Danish labour-market fund for academics has blacklisted a total of...
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Lyxor names Daniel G. Rizzuto as new head of business development for U.S. business Opalesque Industry Update - Lyxor Asset Management, the global investment manager with approximately $160 billion under management, has appointed Dan Rizzuto as Head of Business Development of its U.S.-based busines...
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As bitcoin trading shifts shape, big money stays away From Reuters: Bitcoin's value has plunged by three-quarters this year, sending the original and biggest cryptocurrency back to levels not seen before its bubble. And price isn't the only aspect of trading that has changed. The retail investors ...
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Gold becomes fourth-quarter standout as demand surges From WSJ: Gold has regained its shine, as volatile markets and a trade fight between the U.S. and China have boosted demand for the haven metal. Gold prices are up 4.7% this quarter and at their highest level in five months. By contrast, most o...
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Hedge fund moves at short end of U.S. curve show Fed cuts not too far away: McGeever From Reuters: The Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this week and probably again early next year, but that will be the end of tightening cycle and it won't be long before rate cuts are on the table. ...
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European markets will test the mettle of active managers in 2019 From FT: With politics souring, the economic outlook darkening and the European Central Bank nonetheless switching off its long-running bond-buying stimulus programme, investors are braced for a rough ride in European markets in the...
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Corporate tax cuts are China's best option for boosting growth From Nikkei: Chinese policymakers have long been aware of the unbalanced, unsustainable and uneven nature of the country's debt-driven and investment-reliant growth model. Yet whenever economic growth momentum has slowed over the past...
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Neiman Marcus countersues creditor hedge fund From Bizjournals: Neiman Marcus views the lawsuit filed against it by one of its debtholders alleging a $1 billion fraudulent transfer as an illegal scheme to injure the Dallas-based luxury retailer and "extract improper benefits for itself,&am...
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Activist fund makes the case for US foods boosting its earnings From Bloomberg: Activist fund Sachem Head Capital Management contends US Foods Holding Corp. is undervalued relative to its food-distribution peers and could better its performance through steps such as improving prices and courting hi...
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From Securities Lending Times: End-of-year reports this month are expected to reveal that asset managers and banks made $10 billion through securities lending, according to industry commentators. The first half of the year saw global money managers alone generate nearly $6 billion in revenue by loan...
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From The Guardian: A poacher has been ordered to watch the Disney classic Bambi as part of his sentence for illegally killing hundreds of deer. David Berry was ordered by a court in Missouri to watch the film at least once a month during his year-long jail sentence in what conservation agents have ...
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US Natural Gas Plunges, Unwinds Spike that Blew Up Hedge Fund  WOLF STREET

The price of natural gas futures (January Nymex NGF19) gapped lower at the open this morning and plunged 7.8% as of this afternoon to $3.53 per million Btu.


Hedge Fund Armageddon  ValueWalk

What is going on? You are witnessing a massive culling of the hedge fund industry as hundreds of funds are liquidated and thousands more.


IDW's Ilana Weinstein Says Hedge Fund Shakeout ‘Far From Over’  Bloomberg

The hedge fund shakeout is still unfolding with “many more” closures coming, according to Ilana Weinstein, chief executive officer of IDW Group. “This is far from ...


Hedge fund industry outlook 2019  Business Insider

More than $3 trillion in assets and some of the biggest names in finance have not been able to soften some of the blows hedge funds took in 2018.


$6.5 billion in bond deals? Sure. This cockamamie story about how you didn’t know people were stealing almost half of it? No.


The $35 billion firm has upped investments across the Atlantic with mixed results.

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Luby's, hedge fund lay ground in proxy fight  Nation's Restaurant News

Luby's Inc. and a New York hedge fund officially joined battle this past week in a proxy fight over board seats expected early next year. The Houston-based ...


Shakeout in Hedge Funds Is Far From Over, IDW CEO Weinstein Says  Bloomberg

Ilana Weinstein, IDW Group LLC founder and chief executive officer, discusses the shakeout in the hedge fund industry with Bloomberg's Katia Porzecanski and ...



Hedge fund moves at short end of U.S. curve show Fed cuts not too far away: McGeever  The Globe and Mail

The Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this week and probably again early next year, but that will be the end of tightening cycle and it won't be long ...


Dec 17, 2018 - Hedge Funds Set for Big Payoff With Microsoft  GuruFocus.com

Back in August, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) made history when the company became the first business ever to achieve a market capitalization of more than $1 ...


WinShore Capital launches with $125m FoHF allocation

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IT provider tells HFMTechnology of rationale behind new Mayfair headquarters

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Many of the richest people in the country make their fortune in the financial sector. While it is surely the case that many of the high rollers in the financial sector are hard working and intelligent ...


Andurand Oil Hedge Fund Is Said to Lose 17% in First 11 Months  Bloomberg

Pierre Andurand, one of the oil market's last remaining hedge fund managers, suffered further losses in November, putting his fund on the cusp of the first annual ...


Preqin: Hedge Funds Again Struggle In November  AlphaWeek

Industry tracker Preqin published its data for November today, seeing its Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund Benchmark fall -0.76% for the month. November was ...


Former Illinois State Board of Investment Chairman Marc Levine, who led a pension fund charge against investing in hedge funds, plans to leave the board in a few weeks, after passing the baton to a ne...


Ivy Leagues Are Handing Out Millions in Fees to Hedge Fund Managers  Truthout

Despite losing billions in poor returns, elite schools are trusting their endowments to hedge funds.


By Bill Kelly, CEO, CAIA Association One hundred and fifteen years ago today two Wrights tried to make it right when it came time to ponder the prospect of flying the friendly skies. On that day in an open field in a place called Kill Devil Hills, the first recorded airplane flight took off and safelyRead More


The Federal Reserve should not hike interest rates at its meeting Wednesday as recent developments in the markets and economy signal caution, Stanley Drunkenmiller said in an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal.


Trevor Castledine leaves £12.2bn UK pool after six years

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Hedge fund Man Group’s China head to retire  Financial Times

Li Yifei, head of hedge fund Man Group's China division, is retiring from the company after more than a decade, just as Man is expanding its presence in the ...


It Was Easy for New Hedge Funds to Raise Money in 2018. Making It Was Harder  The Wall Street Journal

Hedge funds raised record amounts of money for new launches in 2018, but they are having a harder time turning that bounty into profits. Startups attracted $28 ...


Analysis | Swiss Giant ABB Finally Does What the Hedge Fund Wants  Washington Post

ABB Ltd, the sprawling Swiss industrial giant, is lopping off its biggest limb to try to help simplify its conglomerate structure. CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer had ...


Market conditions favour low beta hedge fund strategies: Lyxor  Opalesque

Since early December, Merger Arbitrage and L/S Equity Market Neutral has outperformed, while L/S Equity remains under pressure. Relative Value Arbitrage ...


Opalesque Roundup: High net-worth investors slow long-only to explore hedge funds alternative investments: hedge fund news week 50  Opalesque

In the week ending December 14th 2018, a survey said that 90% of high-net-worth investors are willing to invest in hedge funds and other alternative ...


Hedge fund assets flow into Jersey at record pace  GlobalCustodian.com

The value of regulated funds serviced in Jersey has broken through the £300 billion barrier for the first time with an influx of assets originating from the US.


Just Eat Activist's Letter to Santa Is Wishful Thinking  Bloomberg

Cat Rock Capital is lobbying for a sale of the delivery *service's* Brazil unit. But it doesn't make sense to ditch such a fast-growing unit.


Hedge fund moves at short end of U.S. curve show Fed cuts not too far away: McGeever  Reuters

The Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this week and probably again early next year, but that will be the end of tightening cycle and it won't be long ...


Swiss Giant ABB Finally Does What the Hedge Fund Wants  Bloomberg

ABB is getting rid of its biggest business to try to make itself a little simpler. But what shareholders really need is more growth.


COLUMN-Hedge fund moves at short end of U.S. curve show Fed cuts not too far away: McGeever  Reuters UK

The Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this week and probably again early next year, but that will be the end of tightening cycle and it won't be long ...


Changes include appointment of EM head Jim Craige as co-CIO

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Where the world’s smart money made and lost it in 2018  Livemint

Returns from hedge funds evaporated, some of the biggest names shut up shop and investors pulled their money. But there were some bright spots.


Matt Baker joins Barclays’ Hong Kong office

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Luby’s Inc. and a New York hedge fund officially joined battle this past week in a proxy fight over board seats expected early next year. The Houston-based company, parent to the Luby’s cafeteria and ...


Neiman Marcus views the lawsuit filed against it by one of its debtholders alleging a $1 billion fraudulent transfer as an illegal scheme to injure the Dallas-based luxury retailer and “extract improp...


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Steven Hamilton joins London firm founded by ex-Omni pros

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SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index down 1.32 per cent in November  HedgeWeek

The gross return of the SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index for November 2018 measured -1.32 per cent.


Deborah Markus formerly founded Columbus Advisors

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