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Brexit- And Chicken-Loving Hedge Fund Manager Charged With Sexual Assault
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Looks like Crispin Odey’s got something else in common with Boris Johnson.There’s an awful lot not to like about Crispin Odey. Even if you were on his side vis-à-vis Brexit, or don’t mind a man who counts Boris Johnson and Jacob Rees-Mogg among his bestie -

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Any members of staff who make a personal donation to the cause would have their donations matched by the bank - SHARE ARTICLE

Any members of staff who make a personal donation to the cause would have their donations matched by the bank - SHARE ARTICLE


A lax regulatory environment, the pervasive influence of passive funds (driven by index funds and ETFs), and a continued commitment among central banks to maintain low interest rates are creating a golden age for short sellers. - SHARE ARTICLE

A lax regulatory environment, the pervasive influence of passive funds (driven by index funds and ETFs), and a continued commitment among central banks to maintain low interest rates are creating a golden age for short sellers. - SHARE ARTICLE


Former traders at Brevan Howard are making their mark in Australian funds management with the imprimatur of Alan Howard himself. - SHARE ARTICLE

Former traders at Brevan Howard are making their mark in Australian funds management with the imprimatur of Alan Howard himself. - SHARE ARTICLE


(HedgeCo.Net) The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Jack Brewer with insider trading in the securities of COPsync, Inc. Brewer sold over $100,000 of COPsync stock in advance of a company announcement that caused the stock price to fall. Ac - SHARE ARTICLE

(HedgeCo.Net) The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Jack Brewer with insider trading in the securities of COPsync, Inc. Brewer sold over $100,000 of COPsync stock in advance of a company announcement that caused the stock price to fall. Ac - SHARE ARTICLE


(Marketwatch) That’s Neel Kashkari, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, sharing his thoughts in a recent New York Times op-ed co-authored with Michael Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the Un - SHARE ARTICLE

(Marketwatch) That’s Neel Kashkari, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, sharing his thoughts in a recent New York Times op-ed co-authored with Michael Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the Un - SHARE ARTICLE


(Marketwatch) Stocks and bonds may be in an asset bubble, as record-low interest rates and a tremendous increase in the money supply have sent prices soaring this year. Add gold, which has risen 35% to $2,049 an ounce Aug. 5, to the list. But Michael Cugg - SHARE ARTICLE

(Marketwatch) Stocks and bonds may be in an asset bubble, as record-low interest rates and a tremendous increase in the money supply have sent prices soaring this year. Add gold, which has risen 35% to $2,049 an ounce Aug. 5, to the list. But Michael Cugg - SHARE ARTICLE


Print Email Track Keywords(Opalesque) Hedge funds surged in July to begin 2H20, with the HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index (FWC) posting the 2nd highest monthly gain since January 2019 and the 3rd strongest gain since 201 - SHARE ARTICLE

Print Email Track Keywords(Opalesque) Hedge funds surged in July to begin 2H20, with the HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index (FWC) posting the 2nd highest monthly gain since January 2019 and the 3rd strongest gain since 201 - SHARE ARTICLE


President Donald Trump happened upon Fox News on Sunday evening and came across his former White House communications director trashing him on Steve Hilton’s show. The president has actually failed on his mission,” Scaramucci said. “No.1: The economy is u - SHARE ARTICLE

President Donald Trump happened upon Fox News on Sunday evening and came across his former White House communications director trashing him on Steve Hilton’s show. The president has actually failed on his mission,” Scaramucci said. “No.1: The economy is u - SHARE ARTICLE


(Marketwatch) Warren Buffett’s company reported an 87% jump in its second-quarter profit as the paper value of its investment portfolio increased with the stock market, but it took a roughly $10 billion write down on the value of its aircraft parts manufa - SHARE ARTICLE

(Marketwatch) Warren Buffett’s company reported an 87% jump in its second-quarter profit as the paper value of its investment portfolio increased with the stock market, but it took a roughly $10 billion write down on the value of its aircraft parts manufa - SHARE ARTICLE


(Marketwatch) The stalled efforts by White House officials and Congressional Democrats is “an unfortunate development” for the U.S. economy, said Chicago Fed President Charles Evans on Sunday. Fiscal policy has been unbelievably important during the initi - SHARE ARTICLE

(Marketwatch) The stalled efforts by White House officials and Congressional Democrats is “an unfortunate development” for the U.S. economy, said Chicago Fed President Charles Evans on Sunday. Fiscal policy has been unbelievably important during the initi - SHARE ARTICLE


U.S. stock futures were mixed early Monday morning after President Donald Trump signed several executive orders aimed at extending coronavirus relief. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were up 76 points at of 12:09 a.m. ET on Monday, indicating a ga - SHARE ARTICLE

U.S. stock futures were mixed early Monday morning after President Donald Trump signed several executive orders aimed at extending coronavirus relief. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were up 76 points at of 12:09 a.m. ET on Monday, indicating a ga - SHARE ARTICLE


The New York hedge fund now has a £100m equity position in the Welsh start-up - SHARE ARTICLE

The New York hedge fund now has a £100m equity position in the Welsh start-up - SHARE ARTICLE


South Korean mom-and-pop investors hit by plunge in Brazil’s real  Financial Times - SHARE ARTICLE

South Korean mom-and-pop investors hit by plunge in Brazil’s real  Financial Times - SHARE ARTICLE


From the point of view of the alternative investment world, the dramas associated with the year 2020 may not constitute as apocalyptic a challenge or as paradigmatic a shift as is commonly thought. It may even be considered, in many respects, business as - SHARE ARTICLE

From the point of view of the alternative investment world, the dramas associated with the year 2020 may not constitute as apocalyptic a challenge or as paradigmatic a shift as is commonly thought. It may even be considered, in many respects, business as - SHARE ARTICLE


Constructing a portfolio today is different, but not difficult This is the point of the investment market cycle where fortunes are made and lost. - SHARE ARTICLE

Constructing a portfolio today is different, but not difficult This is the point of the investment market cycle where fortunes are made and lost. - SHARE ARTICLE


California’s cap-and-trade scheme for reducing emissions is [https://... - SHARE ARTICLE

California’s cap-and-trade scheme for reducing emissions is [https://... - SHARE ARTICLE


Through donations, finance executives played a critical role in helping Joe Biden turn his campaign around. They’ve mostly grown to like him, if not love him. - SHARE ARTICLE

Through donations, finance executives played a critical role in helping Joe Biden turn his campaign around. They’ve mostly grown to like him, if not love him. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Fund Software Market in the Era of COVID-19 | Eze Software, FundCount, Northstar Risk, VestServe, FXCM, Imagineer Technology GroupOwned - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Fund Software Market in the Era of COVID-19 | Eze Software, FundCount, Northstar Risk, VestServe, FXCM, Imagineer Technology GroupOwned - SHARE ARTICLE


Barbara Dalio was remarkably unassuming. She did not reek of rich. If she had met me for a business lunch at a Chili’s Restaurant, she would not - SHARE ARTICLE

Barbara Dalio was remarkably unassuming. She did not reek of rich. If she had met me for a business lunch at a Chili’s Restaurant, she would not - SHARE ARTICLE


Investors seeking new ways to boost their income following the collapse in UK dividend payouts should consider exploring overseas funds, experts say. - SHARE ARTICLE

Investors seeking new ways to boost their income following the collapse in UK dividend payouts should consider exploring overseas funds, experts say. - SHARE ARTICLE


Seth Klarman is a billionaire value investorand hedge fund manager. His Boston-based Baupost Group has $27 billion under management, and has realized a remarkable 20% compounded return on investment since its inception in 1982.In the Baupost Group's Q2 i - SHARE ARTICLE

Seth Klarman is a billionaire value investorand hedge fund manager. His Boston-based Baupost Group has $27 billion under management, and has realized a remarkable 20% compounded return on investment since its inception in 1982.In the Baupost Group's Q2 i - SHARE ARTICLE


Pershing Square, Haidar Jupiter, Whale Rock Capital, Tiger Global Management, Coatue Management and Adam Sender's volatility hedge fund were among the hedge funds with attractive gains so far in 2020. - SHARE ARTICLE

Pershing Square, Haidar Jupiter, Whale Rock Capital, Tiger Global Management, Coatue Management and Adam Sender's volatility hedge fund were among the hedge funds with attractive gains so far in 2020. - SHARE ARTICLE


What Facebook's mega NYC real-estate deal means for the future of the office; who's leading Goldman Sachs' merchant-banking division. - SHARE ARTICLE

What Facebook's mega NYC real-estate deal means for the future of the office; who's leading Goldman Sachs' merchant-banking division. - SHARE ARTICLE


Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning. - SHARE ARTICLE

Welcome to Seeking Alpha's Stocks to Watch - a preview of key events scheduled for the next week. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox every Saturday morning. - SHARE ARTICLE


The Federal Reserve and other central banks are heading for a collision with shadow lenders — the firms with a sinister nickname that are increasingly dominating global finance. - SHARE ARTICLE

The Federal Reserve and other central banks are heading for a collision with shadow lenders — the firms with a sinister nickname that are increasingly dominating global finance. - SHARE ARTICLE


In a year where the markets make no sense and multi-billion-dollar funds close, Citadel is still pumping out returns. - SHARE ARTICLE

In a year where the markets make no sense and multi-billion-dollar funds close, Citadel is still pumping out returns. - SHARE ARTICLE


The Blackstone Group has purchased Ancestry.com, along with all of its user and DNA data, for the massive sum of $4.7 billion. - SHARE ARTICLE

The Blackstone Group has purchased Ancestry.com, along with all of its user and DNA data, for the massive sum of $4.7 billion. - SHARE ARTICLE


Lowe's Cos.(NYSE:LOW): Bill Ackman has been in the news. So far this year, he had a public meltdown on CNBC, turned $26 million into $2.6 billion, and launched a $4 billion blank check SPAC to take a unicorn public. Find out what he loves about four of hi - SHARE ARTICLE

Lowe's Cos.(NYSE:LOW): Bill Ackman has been in the news. So far this year, he had a public meltdown on CNBC, turned $26 million into $2.6 billion, and launched a $4 billion blank check SPAC to take a unicorn public. Find out what he loves about four of hi - SHARE ARTICLE


Was it just too much fun for a former hedge fund manager, or merely an honest mistake?When we last checked in with Dan Shak, way back in 2013, the professional poker player, former hedge fund manager and petty ex-husband was settling allegations that he i - SHARE ARTICLE

Was it just too much fun for a former hedge fund manager, or merely an honest mistake?When we last checked in with Dan Shak, way back in 2013, the professional poker player, former hedge fund manager and petty ex-husband was settling allegations that he i - SHARE ARTICLE


Quickly enough to need to restate those earnings.Remember that pretty good quarter that Goldman Sachs just reported? The more than twice as good as analysts expected? Yea, well, it would prefer that you didn’t.That settlement… reduced the bank’s earnings - SHARE ARTICLE

Quickly enough to need to restate those earnings.Remember that pretty good quarter that Goldman Sachs just reported? The more than twice as good as analysts expected? Yea, well, it would prefer that you didn’t.That settlement… reduced the bank’s earnings - SHARE ARTICLE


The hedge-fund manager's flagship fund is up more than 16% through July, as its credit and quant teams are having some of their best years ever. - SHARE ARTICLE

The hedge-fund manager's flagship fund is up more than 16% through July, as its credit and quant teams are having some of their best years ever. - SHARE ARTICLE


Billionaire Investor Bob Prince told Bloomberg that near-zero interest rates have created a 'very problematic scenario for any traditiona... - SHARE ARTICLE

Billionaire Investor Bob Prince told Bloomberg that near-zero interest rates have created a 'very problematic scenario for any traditiona... - SHARE ARTICLE


Billionaire Investor Bob Prince told Bloomberg that near-zero interest rates have created a "very problematic scenario for any traditional investment strategy." - SHARE ARTICLE

Billionaire Investor Bob Prince told Bloomberg that near-zero interest rates have created a "very problematic scenario for any traditional investment strategy." - SHARE ARTICLE


The commercial and residential snow and ice removal industry is made up of more than 40,000 contractors, nearly three-quarters of whom work in the lawn and landscape market during the warmer months. Unlike snow fighters working for municipal and governmen - SHARE ARTICLE

The commercial and residential snow and ice removal industry is made up of more than 40,000 contractors, nearly three-quarters of whom work in the lawn and landscape market during the warmer months. Unlike snow fighters working for municipal and governmen - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds and top tech companies have found themselves locked in a competition for the top engineering and data talent for years now. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds and top tech companies have found themselves locked in a competition for the top engineering and data talent for years now. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hargreaves profits jump as firm adds clients despite Covid turbulenceFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE

Hargreaves profits jump as firm adds clients despite Covid turbulenceFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE


The Chinese Exclusion Executive Order; bank mergers; bank fines; bullish in his bearishness; betting on bloaters; and more!Kicking Out Chinese Stocks and WeChat Is Another Nail in the Coffin of U.S.-China Links [WSJ]The White House shot with both barrels - SHARE ARTICLE

The Chinese Exclusion Executive Order; bank mergers; bank fines; bullish in his bearishness; betting on bloaters; and more!Kicking Out Chinese Stocks and WeChat Is Another Nail in the Coffin of U.S.-China Links [WSJ]The White House shot with both barrels - 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


The US bank filed a revised second-quarter earnings document with the Securities and Exchange Commission on 7 August in which it detailed the extra legal costs - SHARE ARTICLE

The US bank filed a revised second-quarter earnings document with the Securities and Exchange Commission on 7 August in which it detailed the extra legal costs - SHARE ARTICLE


The U.S. Senate confirmed Hester Peirce and Caroline A. Crenshaw as commissioners of the SEC by a voice vote on Thursday evening. - SHARE ARTICLE

The U.S. Senate confirmed Hester Peirce and Caroline A. Crenshaw as commissioners of the SEC by a voice vote on Thursday evening. - SHARE ARTICLE


Billionaire Daniel Loeb’s Third Point Re set for merger with Sirius GroupFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE

Billionaire Daniel Loeb’s Third Point Re set for merger with Sirius GroupFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE


Trend following hedge fund managers gained ground in July following a patchy first half of 2020, notching up their best monthly performance so far this year by capitalising on soaring gold prices and emerging trends against the US dollar. - SHARE ARTICLE

Trend following hedge fund managers gained ground in July following a patchy first half of 2020, notching up their best monthly performance so far this year by capitalising on soaring gold prices and emerging trends against the US dollar. - SHARE ARTICLE


One thing is certain, the current coronavirus stock market rally has seen immense participation by retail investors. - SHARE ARTICLE

One thing is certain, the current coronavirus stock market rally has seen immense participation by retail investors. - SHARE ARTICLE


Why These 3 Hedge Fund Managers Are Raising Money with SPACsNasdaq - SHARE ARTICLE

Why These 3 Hedge Fund Managers Are Raising Money with SPACsNasdaq - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Connection launches new online cap intro platform Submitted 07/08/2020 - 10:36am Financial introductory platform Hedge Connection has launched its new virtual conference and enhanced online capital introduction t - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Connection launches new online cap intro platform Submitted 07/08/2020 - 10:36am Financial introductory platform Hedge Connection has launched its new virtual conference and enhanced online capital introduction t - SHARE ARTICLE


Copper expands ClearLoop initiative to enable growth of crypto derivatives market Submitted 07/08/2020 - 10:06am London-based digital asset infrastructure provider Copper's digital asset trading framework Clearloop, n - SHARE ARTICLE

Copper expands ClearLoop initiative to enable growth of crypto derivatives market Submitted 07/08/2020 - 10:06am London-based digital asset infrastructure provider Copper's digital asset trading framework Clearloop, n - SHARE ARTICLE


eflow partners with IP Sentinel Submitted 07/08/2020 - 10:04am eflow, a provider of regulatory compliance solutions, has formed a new partnership with IP Sentinel to provide a 'holistic and unified' trade monitoring a - SHARE ARTICLE

eflow partners with IP Sentinel Submitted 07/08/2020 - 10:04am eflow, a provider of regulatory compliance solutions, has formed a new partnership with IP Sentinel to provide a 'holistic and unified' trade monitoring a - SHARE ARTICLE


Investor’s exit comes as aero-engine maker eyes capital raising to help repair balance sheet - SHARE ARTICLE

Investor’s exit comes as aero-engine maker eyes capital raising to help repair balance sheet - SHARE ARTICLE


Portcullis is one of the largest independent trust, fund and family office service providers in Asia. With a rich history of servicing clients for over 35 years, we have a wide range of professional expertise in running successful wealth management compan - SHARE ARTICLE

Portcullis is one of the largest independent trust, fund and family office service providers in Asia. With a rich history of servicing clients for over 35 years, we have a wide range of professional expertise in running successful wealth management compan - SHARE ARTICLE


BTSE extends partnership with Brave New Coin for additional institutional-grade crypto asset indices Submitted 07/08/2020 - 9:40am Digital asset trading, research and data company Brave New Coin is extending its partne - SHARE ARTICLE

BTSE extends partnership with Brave New Coin for additional institutional-grade crypto asset indices Submitted 07/08/2020 - 9:40am Digital asset trading, research and data company Brave New Coin is extending its partne - SHARE ARTICLE


Covid-19 in the countries with the largest hedge fund markets: It’s been a little over four months since the world went into lockdown. Some industries paused. Some ground to a… - SHARE ARTICLE

Covid-19 in the countries with the largest hedge fund markets: It’s been a little over four months since the world went into lockdown. Some industries paused. Some ground to a… - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) Top tech leaders and other billionaires would be forced to hand over billions of dollars in wealth they’ve gained during the coronavirus pandemic under a new bill introduced by Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Ed Markey, D-Mass., and Kirsten Gillibrand - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) Top tech leaders and other billionaires would be forced to hand over billions of dollars in wealth they’ve gained during the coronavirus pandemic under a new bill introduced by Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Ed Markey, D-Mass., and Kirsten Gillibrand - SHARE ARTICLE


Futures tied to major U.S. equity averages traded in negative territory as U.S.-China tensions continued to heat up. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures slipped about 100 points.S&P 500futures and the Nasdaq 100 futures also traded in negative terr - SHARE ARTICLE

Futures tied to major U.S. equity averages traded in negative territory as U.S.-China tensions continued to heat up. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures slipped about 100 points.S&P 500futures and the Nasdaq 100 futures also traded in negative terr - SHARE ARTICLE


"There is no means of avoiding the final collapse of a boom brought about by credit expansion. The alternative is only whether the crisis should come sooner as the result of voluntary abandonment of further credit expansion, or later as a final and total - SHARE ARTICLE

"There is no means of avoiding the final collapse of a boom brought about by credit expansion. The alternative is only whether the crisis should come sooner as the result of voluntary abandonment of further credit expansion, or later as a final and total - SHARE ARTICLE


OPIM's Tripod BoLe platform seeks to provide access to handpicked emerging managers from ASIA via a regulated Luxembourg SICAV - SHARE ARTICLE

OPIM's Tripod BoLe platform seeks to provide access to handpicked emerging managers from ASIA via a regulated Luxembourg SICAV - SHARE ARTICLE


By Rodney Sullivan, CFA, CAIA, Executive Director, University of Virginia Darden School of Business US recessions are typically accompanied by declines in stock market returns and, of course, 2020 has been no exception. We are once again reminded that inv - SHARE ARTICLE

By Rodney Sullivan, CFA, CAIA, Executive Director, University of Virginia Darden School of Business US recessions are typically accompanied by declines in stock market returns and, of course, 2020 has been no exception. We are once again reminded that inv - SHARE ARTICLE


Denver, Colorado-based hedge fund manager doing value investing the old fashioned way - SHARE ARTICLE

Denver, Colorado-based hedge fund manager doing value investing the old fashioned way - SHARE ARTICLE


A prominent hedge-fund manager has been accused of using his influence at investment bank Jefferies to profit from buying shares in MyTheresa, a Neiman Marcus e-commerce spinoff. - SHARE ARTICLE

A prominent hedge-fund manager has been accused of using his influence at investment bank Jefferies to profit from buying shares in MyTheresa, a Neiman Marcus e-commerce spinoff. - SHARE ARTICLE


As ultra high net worth investors rethink travel-heavy business models in the wake of covid, the Bahamas has become a popular base of operations, according to participants in the recent Opalesque Bahamas Roundtable. More investment firms and funds are cho - SHARE ARTICLE

As ultra high net worth investors rethink travel-heavy business models in the wake of covid, the Bahamas has become a popular base of operations, according to participants in the recent Opalesque Bahamas Roundtable. More investment firms and funds are cho - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: North America-focused commercial private equity real estate (PERE) funds raised just $23bn through 47 closures in H1 2020, a sharp fall from 152 funds that secured $83bn in 2019 as a whole. "The COVID-19 pandemic has h - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: North America-focused commercial private equity real estate (PERE) funds raised just $23bn through 47 closures in H1 2020, a sharp fall from 152 funds that secured $83bn in 2019 as a whole. "The COVID-19 pandemic has h - SHARE ARTICLE


From Bloomberg: Even a global pandemic has failed to curb investor enthusiasm for stocks, with the MSCI World Index of global equities about unchanged for the year after rallying hard from its March lows. As a result, short sellers who seek to profit fro - SHARE ARTICLE

From Bloomberg: Even a global pandemic has failed to curb investor enthusiasm for stocks, with the MSCI World Index of global equities about unchanged for the year after rallying hard from its March lows. As a result, short sellers who seek to profit fro - SHARE ARTICLE


Bridgewater's July gains boosted its risk parity strategy - but its main macro funds are still hurting From Institutional Investor: Bridgewater Associates' risk parity fund is now profitable after posting a sharp gain in July - but the world's largest he - SHARE ARTICLE

Bridgewater's July gains boosted its risk parity strategy - but its main macro funds are still hurting From Institutional Investor: Bridgewater Associates' risk parity fund is now profitable after posting a sharp gain in July - but the world's largest he - SHARE ARTICLE


Avedon Capital Partners raises $592m for its third fund in five months From PE Insights: Dutch private equity firm Avedon Capital Partners has amassed euro;500m ($592m) for its third fund, regulatory filings show. Launched in February, Avedon Growth Cap - SHARE ARTICLE

Avedon Capital Partners raises $592m for its third fund in five months From PE Insights: Dutch private equity firm Avedon Capital Partners has amassed euro;500m ($592m) for its third fund, regulatory filings show. Launched in February, Avedon Growth Cap - SHARE ARTICLE


New York State Common allocates $2.8bn to 11 funds From PIonline.com: New York State Common Retirement Fund, Albany, announced new commitments totaling $2.8 billion in a June transaction report posted on the website of Thomas DiNapoli, the state comptrol - SHARE ARTICLE

New York State Common allocates $2.8bn to 11 funds From PIonline.com: New York State Common Retirement Fund, Albany, announced new commitments totaling $2.8 billion in a June transaction report posted on the website of Thomas DiNapoli, the state comptrol - SHARE ARTICLE


Stock pickers dealt another blow as Freetrade study shows passives win again From Financial News: Some 60% of preferred active funds from one of the UK's largest fund supermarkets underperformed low-cost passive ETFs. That's according to investment platf - SHARE ARTICLE

Stock pickers dealt another blow as Freetrade study shows passives win again From Financial News: Some 60% of preferred active funds from one of the UK's largest fund supermarkets underperformed low-cost passive ETFs. That's according to investment platf - SHARE ARTICLE


From CNBC: The bank made Mathew McDermott, a managing director who ran the investment bank's internal funding operations, its new global head of digital assets last month, CNBC has learned. McDermott, who is based in London, has a radical vision for marke - SHARE ARTICLE

From CNBC: The bank made Mathew McDermott, a managing director who ran the investment bank's internal funding operations, its new global head of digital assets last month, CNBC has learned. McDermott, who is based in London, has a radical vision for marke - SHARE ARTICLE


BlackRock employees can choose where they work for rest of year From PIonline.com: BlackRock's 16,000 employees may continue to work remotely for the remainder of the year wherever they are located, even as the firm reopens offices around the world in th - SHARE ARTICLE

BlackRock employees can choose where they work for rest of year From PIonline.com: BlackRock's 16,000 employees may continue to work remotely for the remainder of the year wherever they are located, even as the firm reopens offices around the world in th - SHARE ARTICLE


20 Institutional bitcoin investors revealed, but soon the list may vanish From Forbes: Institutional adoption of bitcoin is here, you just have to know where to look. While cryptocurrency advocates have long worked to build an ecosystem deemed credible e - SHARE ARTICLE

20 Institutional bitcoin investors revealed, but soon the list may vanish From Forbes: Institutional adoption of bitcoin is here, you just have to know where to look. While cryptocurrency advocates have long worked to build an ecosystem deemed credible e - SHARE ARTICLE


From Reuters: The dollar's supremacy of well over two years has turned sharply and the current downward trend will continue into next year on expectations the U.S. economic recovery is flagging, especially compared to Europe, buttressing the euro, a Reute - SHARE ARTICLE

From Reuters: The dollar's supremacy of well over two years has turned sharply and the current downward trend will continue into next year on expectations the U.S. economic recovery is flagging, especially compared to Europe, buttressing the euro, a Reute - SHARE ARTICLE


Gold price rally is a "marathon" for 2020 From Funds Europe: ETFs tracking the rallying gold price reached $239 billion in global assets under management at the end of July, with Swiss and German investors among the main buyers. Accordi - SHARE ARTICLE

Gold price rally is a "marathon" for 2020 From Funds Europe: ETFs tracking the rallying gold price reached $239 billion in global assets under management at the end of July, with Swiss and German investors among the main buyers. Accordi - SHARE ARTICLE


From CNBC: Financial technology start-ups in most of the world raised more money in the second quarter than they did in the first three months of the year, but deal activity remained on a decline, according to a new report from CB Insights. Fintech fundi - SHARE ARTICLE

From CNBC: Financial technology start-ups in most of the world raised more money in the second quarter than they did in the first three months of the year, but deal activity remained on a decline, according to a new report from CB Insights. Fintech fundi - SHARE ARTICLE


Schwarzman's Wallet props up Wall Street Elite's giving to Trump From Bloomberg: A few years ago, Stephen Schwarzman was just the latest deep pocket on Wall Street to open up to Donald Trump. Right now, he's the biggest one left. Donations to Trump's 202 - SHARE ARTICLE

Schwarzman's Wallet props up Wall Street Elite's giving to Trump From Bloomberg: A few years ago, Stephen Schwarzman was just the latest deep pocket on Wall Street to open up to Donald Trump. Right now, he's the biggest one left. Donations to Trump's 202 - SHARE ARTICLE


Mercer survey reveals FTSE 350 DB accounting deficits skyrocket by $17bn From IPE: The latest Pensions Risk Survey for July by consultantcy Mercer revealed that UK FTSE 350 defined benefit (DB) accounting deficits increased by pound;13bn ($17bn) between - SHARE ARTICLE

Mercer survey reveals FTSE 350 DB accounting deficits skyrocket by $17bn From IPE: The latest Pensions Risk Survey for July by consultantcy Mercer revealed that UK FTSE 350 defined benefit (DB) accounting deficits increased by pound;13bn ($17bn) between - SHARE ARTICLE


(Bloomberg) -- An early investment in an Australian data center operator has helped a Sydney-based hedge fund outperform most of its rivals this year.The Alceon High Conviction Absolute Return Fund has gained 13% so far in 2020 and is beating 98% of its p - SHARE ARTICLE

(Bloomberg) -- An early investment in an Australian data center operator has helped a Sydney-based hedge fund outperform most of its rivals this year.The Alceon High Conviction Absolute Return Fund has gained 13% so far in 2020 and is beating 98% of its p - SHARE ARTICLE


Survey: HK and Singapore investors seek professional help From Funds Selector Asia: Hong Kong investors prize honesty and face-to-face contact with their financial advisers above all else, according to a St James's Place survey. Despite the rapid rise of - SHARE ARTICLE

Survey: HK and Singapore investors seek professional help From Funds Selector Asia: Hong Kong investors prize honesty and face-to-face contact with their financial advisers above all else, according to a St James's Place survey. Despite the rapid rise of - SHARE ARTICLE


Covid-19 expected to shrink asset management industry by almost $2tn From Institutional Investor: Markets may have bounced back quickly from March's Covid-19 crash, but the asset management industry will not escape 2020 unscathed. Global industry assets - SHARE ARTICLE

Covid-19 expected to shrink asset management industry by almost $2tn From Institutional Investor: Markets may have bounced back quickly from March's Covid-19 crash, but the asset management industry will not escape 2020 unscathed. Global industry assets - SHARE ARTICLE


Is there an ESG silver lining to Covid? From Expert Investor Europe: The pandemic has certainly not dampened enthusiasm for sustainable investing. In the US, for example, Morningstar reported almost $10bn ( euro;8.5bn) of inflows to sustainable open-end - SHARE ARTICLE

Is there an ESG silver lining to Covid? From Expert Investor Europe: The pandemic has certainly not dampened enthusiasm for sustainable investing. In the US, for example, Morningstar reported almost $10bn ( euro;8.5bn) of inflows to sustainable open-end - SHARE ARTICLE


Members of New York's congressional delegation want the state to investigate whether hedge funds manipulated prices of Puerto Rico bonds. - SHARE ARTICLE

Members of New York's congressional delegation want the state to investigate whether hedge funds manipulated prices of Puerto Rico bonds. - SHARE ARTICLE


An early investment in an Australian data center operator has helped a Sydney-based hedge fund outperform most of its rivals this year. - SHARE ARTICLE

An early investment in an Australian data center operator has helped a Sydney-based hedge fund outperform most of its rivals this year. - SHARE ARTICLE


Eileen Murray’s not tolerating any dishonesty here.For a number of years now, we here at Dealbreaker have chronicled the apparent disparity between Bridgewater Associates’ professed fealty to its founder’s Principles that one should be extremely open, pos - SHARE ARTICLE

Eileen Murray’s not tolerating any dishonesty here.For a number of years now, we here at Dealbreaker have chronicled the apparent disparity between Bridgewater Associates’ professed fealty to its founder’s Principles that one should be extremely open, pos - SHARE ARTICLE


The charitable venture of the two richest men in China and an ocean exploration nonprofit backed by Ray Dalio just formed a new partnership. It could presage far greater funding to come from China’s philanthropists. - SHARE ARTICLE

The charitable venture of the two richest men in China and an ocean exploration nonprofit backed by Ray Dalio just formed a new partnership. It could presage far greater funding to come from China’s philanthropists. - SHARE ARTICLE


Billionaire condo owners say the proposed height increase to a planned tower next door would "obliterate" their ocean views and "cast extensive shade and darkness." - SHARE ARTICLE

Billionaire condo owners say the proposed height increase to a planned tower next door would "obliterate" their ocean views and "cast extensive shade and darkness." - SHARE ARTICLE


Two sets of billionaires are feuding over the height of a planned luxury tower in Miami Beach, Katherine Kallergis reported for The Real Deal. The billionaire - SHARE ARTICLE

Two sets of billionaires are feuding over the height of a planned luxury tower in Miami Beach, Katherine Kallergis reported for The Real Deal. The billionaire - SHARE ARTICLE


The firm has struggled to make money this year amid the market volatility sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic. - SHARE ARTICLE

The firm has struggled to make money this year amid the market volatility sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic. - SHARE ARTICLE


Come on, guys: Chase Coleman and Larry Robbins have figured it out.Back in March, that horrible transition period between the Before Time and the Awful Present, Renaissance Technologies suffered its worst month ever. Not for its flagship Medallion fund, o - SHARE ARTICLE

Come on, guys: Chase Coleman and Larry Robbins have figured it out.Back in March, that horrible transition period between the Before Time and the Awful Present, Renaissance Technologies suffered its worst month ever. Not for its flagship Medallion fund, o - SHARE ARTICLE


"Streaming is Disney's biggest market opportunity ever with potentially $500 billion of revenue," Dan Loeb wrote in a letter viewed by CNBC. - SHARE ARTICLE

"Streaming is Disney's biggest market opportunity ever with potentially $500 billion of revenue," Dan Loeb wrote in a letter viewed by CNBC. - SHARE ARTICLE


The Covid-19 pandemic is far from over, but it has already had a dramatic effect on the way hedge funds do business. How has the coronavirus - SHARE ARTICLE

The Covid-19 pandemic is far from over, but it has already had a dramatic effect on the way hedge funds do business. How has the coronavirus - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund Davidson Kempner said again on Thursday it will not be tendering its shares in Qiagen, days after Thermo Fisher Scientific said its offer to buy the German genetic test maker expires soon. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund Davidson Kempner said again on Thursday it will not be tendering its shares in Qiagen, days after Thermo Fisher Scientific said its offer to buy the German genetic test maker expires soon. - SHARE ARTICLE


Cy Vance knows what we’re talking about.For 16 months, President Trump has fought tooth and nail to prevent Congress or the Manhattan D.A.’s office from knowing more about his finances than he does. And, in spite of the fact that he and his crack legal te - SHARE ARTICLE

Cy Vance knows what we’re talking about.For 16 months, President Trump has fought tooth and nail to prevent Congress or the Manhattan D.A.’s office from knowing more about his finances than he does. And, in spite of the fact that he and his crack legal te - SHARE ARTICLE


A judge refused on Thursday to release £12.7 million ($16.7 million) in assets held by the court to a hedge fund founder accused of masterminding a $2 billion tax fraud against Denmark, saying the Dubai-based businessman needed only a slice of the money t - SHARE ARTICLE

A judge refused on Thursday to release £12.7 million ($16.7 million) in assets held by the court to a hedge fund founder accused of masterminding a $2 billion tax fraud against Denmark, saying the Dubai-based businessman needed only a slice of the money t - SHARE ARTICLE


(Bloomberg) -- People’s love of burgers, chocolate and makeup offers investors the best bet for growth and income, according to a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. executive who runs a hedge fund from London.Infusive Asset Management Inc. seeks to harness “ - SHARE ARTICLE

(Bloomberg) -- People’s love of burgers, chocolate and makeup offers investors the best bet for growth and income, according to a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. executive who runs a hedge fund from London.Infusive Asset Management Inc. seeks to harness “ - SHARE ARTICLE


No deal; CalPERS CIO takes off; former Valeant undoes all of its Valeant-ness; who wants a bargain on a Manhattan apartment? and more!Weekly Jobless Claims Decline, but Top One Million for 20th Week [NYT]“Over all, the data was modestly better than we exp - SHARE ARTICLE

No deal; CalPERS CIO takes off; former Valeant undoes all of its Valeant-ness; who wants a bargain on a Manhattan apartment? and more!Weekly Jobless Claims Decline, but Top One Million for 20th Week [NYT]“Over all, the data was modestly better than we exp - SHARE ARTICLE


Aberdeen Standard hires from Cinven for co-investment teamFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE

Aberdeen Standard hires from Cinven for co-investment teamFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE


(Bloomberg) -- The gains keep coming for a cohort of equity hedge funds benefiting from a resilient stock market. - SHARE ARTICLE

(Bloomberg) -- The gains keep coming for a cohort of equity hedge funds benefiting from a resilient stock market. - SHARE ARTICLE


Sculptor Capital Management Inc. said quarterly outflows in its main hedge fund diminished while its collateralized loan obligation business weakened. - SHARE ARTICLE

Sculptor Capital Management Inc. said quarterly outflows in its main hedge fund diminished while its collateralized loan obligation business weakened. - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Several days after announcing that two hedge funds from the Graal family will be merged into Aktie-Ansvar Räntestrategi, Aktie-Ansvar has announced that Graal will be merged into the same fixed-income fund. Graal, once Sweden’s l - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Several days after announcing that two hedge funds from the Graal family will be merged into Aktie-Ansvar Räntestrategi, Aktie-Ansvar has announced that Graal will be merged into the same fixed-income fund. Graal, once Sweden’s l - SHARE ARTICLE


CNBC's Leslie Picker breaks down hedge fund Third Point's new investment positions. Got a confidential news tip? We want to hear from you. Sign up for free newsletters and get more CNBC delivered to ... - SHARE ARTICLE

CNBC's Leslie Picker breaks down hedge fund Third Point's new investment positions. Got a confidential news tip? We want to hear from you. Sign up for free newsletters and get more CNBC delivered to ... - SHARE ARTICLE


Sculptor Capital Management Inc. said quarterly outflows in its main hedge fund diminished while its collateralized loan obligation business weakened.Clients pulled $108.5 million from the Sculptor ... - SHARE ARTICLE

Sculptor Capital Management Inc. said quarterly outflows in its main hedge fund diminished while its collateralized loan obligation business weakened.Clients pulled $108.5 million from the Sculptor ... - SHARE ARTICLE


Duality’s CEO discusses key to machine learning success, and the influence of Renaissance’s Jim Simons - SHARE ARTICLE

Duality’s CEO discusses key to machine learning success, and the influence of Renaissance’s Jim Simons - SHARE ARTICLE


Options adds SGX to offering Submitted 06/08/2020 - 9:56am Options, a provider of cloud-enabled managed services to the global capital markets, has expanded its offering got include the Singapore Exchange (SGX). Optio - SHARE ARTICLE

Options adds SGX to offering Submitted 06/08/2020 - 9:56am Options, a provider of cloud-enabled managed services to the global capital markets, has expanded its offering got include the Singapore Exchange (SGX). Optio - SHARE ARTICLE


Diginex names new Chairman ahead expected Nasdaq listing Submitted 06/08/2020 - 9:48am Digital asset specialist Diginex has appointed Chi-Won Yoon, who currently serves on the board of the Hyundai Motor Company, as Cha - SHARE ARTICLE

Diginex names new Chairman ahead expected Nasdaq listing Submitted 06/08/2020 - 9:48am Digital asset specialist Diginex has appointed Chi-Won Yoon, who currently serves on the board of the Hyundai Motor Company, as Cha - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Nordic CTAs posted their best month in three years in July, taking the group’s average performance for the year back into positive territory. The NHX CTA was up an estimated 3.8 percent in July (88 percent reported), which brough - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Nordic CTAs posted their best month in three years in July, taking the group’s average performance for the year back into positive territory. The NHX CTA was up an estimated 3.8 percent in July (88 percent reported), which brough - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – A little more than four years ago, HedgeNordic introduced a new award category at the Nordic Hedge Award: the Rookie of the Year. Before delving into how the winners of the Rookie of the Year award fared over time, let’s share a - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – A little more than four years ago, HedgeNordic introduced a new award category at the Nordic Hedge Award: the Rookie of the Year. Before delving into how the winners of the Rookie of the Year award fared over time, let’s share a - SHARE ARTICLE


The Los Angeles-based asset manager is on track to collect at least $30bn this year despite disruptions from the coronavirus pandemic - SHARE ARTICLE

The Los Angeles-based asset manager is on track to collect at least $30bn this year despite disruptions from the coronavirus pandemic - SHARE ARTICLE


(HedgeCo.Net) The Securities and Exchange Commission today filed settled charges against affiliated registered investment advisers WBI Investments Inc. and Millington Securities Inc. for making material misrepresentations to clients about compensation Mil - SHARE ARTICLE

(HedgeCo.Net) The Securities and Exchange Commission today filed settled charges against affiliated registered investment advisers WBI Investments Inc. and Millington Securities Inc. for making material misrepresentations to clients about compensation Mil - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds that seek to profit from declining stock values serve a vital function. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds that seek to profit from declining stock values serve a vital function. - SHARE ARTICLE


President Donald Trump on Wednesday expressed support for a plan to provide another $25 billion in federal aid to U.S. airlines, which have been devastated by the coronavirus pandemic. To read this article: - SHARE ARTICLE

President Donald Trump on Wednesday expressed support for a plan to provide another $25 billion in federal aid to U.S. airlines, which have been devastated by the coronavirus pandemic. To read this article: - SHARE ARTICLE


Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes traded in positive territory early Thursday morning, hours after the Nasdaq Composite clinched its 31st record close for 2020. To read this article: - SHARE ARTICLE

Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes traded in positive territory early Thursday morning, hours after the Nasdaq Composite clinched its 31st record close for 2020. To read this article: - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) (CNBC) Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos this week has sold more than $3.1 billion worth of shares in his company, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission compiled by OpenInsider. To read this article: - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) (CNBC) Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos this week has sold more than $3.1 billion worth of shares in his company, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission compiled by OpenInsider. To read this article: - SHARE ARTICLE


U.S. government debt priceswere higher Thursday morning as traders looked ahead to new unemployment data. To read this article: TICKERCOMPANYYIELDCHANGE%CHANGEUS3MU.S. 3 Month Treasury0.1010.000.00US1YU.S. 1 Year Treasury0.1270.0030.00US2YU.S. 2 Y - SHARE ARTICLE

U.S. government debt priceswere higher Thursday morning as traders looked ahead to new unemployment data. To read this article: TICKERCOMPANYYIELDCHANGE%CHANGEUS3MU.S. 3 Month Treasury0.1010.000.00US1YU.S. 1 Year Treasury0.1270.0030.00US2YU.S. 2 Y - SHARE ARTICLE


In the following piece, we blend REIT history with financial theory to tackle this difficult topic. The period spanning 2010 to 2016 was a recent period of extended outperformance for REITs relative to other asset classes, with the sector outperforming s - SHARE ARTICLE

In the following piece, we blend REIT history with financial theory to tackle this difficult topic. The period spanning 2010 to 2016 was a recent period of extended outperformance for REITs relative to other asset classes, with the sector outperforming s - SHARE ARTICLE


Set Protocol aims to shake up financial services industry by giving retail investors exposure to sophisticated investment strategies. - SHARE ARTICLE

Set Protocol aims to shake up financial services industry by giving retail investors exposure to sophisticated investment strategies. - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: The number of private real estate funds reaching a final close has plummeted so far this year. Just 58 private real estate funds reached a final close in Q2 2020, down 28% from 81 funds closed in Q1 2020 and 47% from Q2 2019 (1 - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: The number of private real estate funds reaching a final close has plummeted so far this year. Just 58 private real estate funds reached a final close in Q2 2020, down 28% from 81 funds closed in Q1 2020 and 47% from Q2 2019 (1 - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Some 70 investors with $16 trillion in assets have developed recommendations for investing sustainably in major asset classes that seek to limit the rise in global temperatures to less than 1.5 degrees Celsius. quot;The first - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Some 70 investors with $16 trillion in assets have developed recommendations for investing sustainably in major asset classes that seek to limit the rise in global temperatures to less than 1.5 degrees Celsius. quot;The first - SHARE ARTICLE


Renaissance hedge funds see red in 2020 while market turns green From Bloomberg: Renaissance Technologies, one of the industry's best performing hedge fund firms, is down 13.4% this year in its biggest fund open to the public despite the surging U.S. sto - SHARE ARTICLE

Renaissance hedge funds see red in 2020 while market turns green From Bloomberg: Renaissance Technologies, one of the industry's best performing hedge fund firms, is down 13.4% this year in its biggest fund open to the public despite the surging U.S. sto - SHARE ARTICLE


Five members of U.S. Congress from New York said on Wednesday that several investment firms involved in Puerto Rico's ongoing bankruptcy may have engaged in insider trading and urged the state attorney general to investigate. - SHARE ARTICLE

Five members of U.S. Congress from New York said on Wednesday that several investment firms involved in Puerto Rico's ongoing bankruptcy may have engaged in insider trading and urged the state attorney general to investigate. - SHARE ARTICLE


Asset Manager Ares raises $5bn for private-equity funds From WSJ: Ares Management Corp.'s private-equity funds raised roughly $5 billion in the second quarter, giving the firm a boost toward meeting a goal of raising more than $30 billion this year acros - SHARE ARTICLE

Asset Manager Ares raises $5bn for private-equity funds From WSJ: Ares Management Corp.'s private-equity funds raised roughly $5 billion in the second quarter, giving the firm a boost toward meeting a goal of raising more than $30 billion this year acros - SHARE ARTICLE


HSBC Global Asset Management appoints head of discretionaryFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE

HSBC Global Asset Management appoints head of discretionaryFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE


From Institutional Investor: Investors are paying their hedge fund managers much higher fees than they might think. A new study from the National Bureau of Economic Research has found that, over the long run, the total performance fees paid by investors a - SHARE ARTICLE

From Institutional Investor: Investors are paying their hedge fund managers much higher fees than they might think. A new study from the National Bureau of Economic Research has found that, over the long run, the total performance fees paid by investors a - SHARE ARTICLE


Texas County District commits $100m to direct lending fund From PIonline.com: Texas County District Retirement System, Austin, committed $100 million from the pension fund's $2.7 billion direct lending portfolio to a fund offered by Atalaya Capital M - SHARE ARTICLE

Texas County District commits $100m to direct lending fund From PIonline.com: Texas County District Retirement System, Austin, committed $100 million from the pension fund's $2.7 billion direct lending portfolio to a fund offered by Atalaya Capital M - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds embrace relentless stock rally as clients grow wary From Bloomberg: The relentless rally in American equities is emboldening hedge funds at a time their own clients are getting worried. Professional managers that make both bullish and bearish - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds embrace relentless stock rally as clients grow wary From Bloomberg: The relentless rally in American equities is emboldening hedge funds at a time their own clients are getting worried. Professional managers that make both bullish and bearish - SHARE ARTICLE


Opalesque Industry Update - CalPERS announced that Chief Investment Officer Yu (Ben) Meng is resigning, effective August 5. Dan Bienvenue, deputy chief investment officer, will serve as interim chief investment officer. CalPERS will start an immediate sea - SHARE ARTICLE

Opalesque Industry Update - CalPERS announced that Chief Investment Officer Yu (Ben) Meng is resigning, effective August 5. Dan Bienvenue, deputy chief investment officer, will serve as interim chief investment officer. CalPERS will start an immediate sea - SHARE ARTICLE


Young investors prefer bitcoin while older generation can't get enough of gold From Business Insider: Retail investors are split down the middle by generation over their favorite alternative assets, according to a note from JPMorgan this week. Older inve - SHARE ARTICLE

Young investors prefer bitcoin while older generation can't get enough of gold From Business Insider: Retail investors are split down the middle by generation over their favorite alternative assets, according to a note from JPMorgan this week. Older inve - SHARE ARTICLE


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