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US insurers’ private equity holdings continue to climb
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(Opalesque) U.S. insurance companies increased their private equity holdings by nearly 10% in 2019 to $81.3 billion, marking the fourth straight year of increases. Private equity remains attractive to insurers looking to diversify their investment portfol -

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Stock-picking hedge funds led by Chase Coleman, Philippe Laffont and Andreas Halversen notched double-digit gains in the first half, beating turbulent equity markets amid the coronavirus pandemic. - SHARE ARTICLE

Stock-picking hedge funds led by Chase Coleman, Philippe Laffont and Andreas Halversen notched double-digit gains in the first half, beating turbulent equity markets amid the coronavirus pandemic. - SHARE ARTICLE


Environmental, social and governance investors have been patting themselves on the back this year because their funds have tended to outperform during the coronavirus crisis. But a San Francisco hedge fund believes they are doing a poor job of shielding i - SHARE ARTICLE

Environmental, social and governance investors have been patting themselves on the back this year because their funds have tended to outperform during the coronavirus crisis. But a San Francisco hedge fund believes they are doing a poor job of shielding i - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge funds are generally entities that are managed by investment managers, in accordance with certain investment strategies, in order to invest in financial assets and generate returns... - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge funds are generally entities that are managed by investment managers, in accordance with certain investment strategies, in order to invest in financial assets and generate returns... - SHARE ARTICLE


8.1% dividend yield, with 12 consecutive special dividend payouts. 11.7% income CAGR and AUM growth of 8.4% over the last 5 years. P/E is 5.5x ex-cash and this - SHARE ARTICLE

8.1% dividend yield, with 12 consecutive special dividend payouts. 11.7% income CAGR and AUM growth of 8.4% over the last 5 years. P/E is 5.5x ex-cash and this - SHARE ARTICLE


Good thing Dan Loeb and Steve Schwarzman have plenty of extra space for all the uninvited guests.While the rest of us are stuck at home, struggling to get a few winks in between the intermittent fireworks displays, those lucky enough to have a few tens of - SHARE ARTICLE

Good thing Dan Loeb and Steve Schwarzman have plenty of extra space for all the uninvited guests.While the rest of us are stuck at home, struggling to get a few winks in between the intermittent fireworks displays, those lucky enough to have a few tens of - SHARE ARTICLE


In 2012, Christina Qi was a student at MIT trading from a dorm room with $1,000 she and a friend had saved up. Eight years later, her hedge fund Domeyard LP ($DOMEYARD) trades billions of dollars every day for some of the largest firms in the world like S - SHARE ARTICLE

In 2012, Christina Qi was a student at MIT trading from a dorm room with $1,000 she and a friend had saved up. Eight years later, her hedge fund Domeyard LP ($DOMEYARD) trades billions of dollars every day for some of the largest firms in the world like S - SHARE ARTICLE


What little outside capital he has left will not be joining him in Puerto Rico.While we’re on the subject of long-in-coming, years-in-the-making exits from the hedge fund industry….“After considerable reflection and careful thought, Paulson & Co. will - SHARE ARTICLE

What little outside capital he has left will not be joining him in Puerto Rico.While we’re on the subject of long-in-coming, years-in-the-making exits from the hedge fund industry….“After considerable reflection and careful thought, Paulson & Co. will - SHARE ARTICLE


Tribune Publishing said it has appointed Randall Smith, the co-founder of Alden Global Capital, to its board, giving the hedge fund further oversight of the newspaper company and extending a standstill agreement between them. - SHARE ARTICLE

Tribune Publishing said it has appointed Randall Smith, the co-founder of Alden Global Capital, to its board, giving the hedge fund further oversight of the newspaper company and extending a standstill agreement between them. - SHARE ARTICLE


King Street's new CLO is the first European deal rated by Moody’s to fail to meet all the portfolio requirements at this milestone. - SHARE ARTICLE

King Street's new CLO is the first European deal rated by Moody’s to fail to meet all the portfolio requirements at this milestone. - SHARE ARTICLE


Core Scientific announced yesterday that the hedge fund and investment manager Horizon Kinetics increased its partnership with the U.S. based blockchain hosting provider. Horizon upgraded its cryptocurrency service, hosted by Core Scientific, to Bitmain A - SHARE ARTICLE

Core Scientific announced yesterday that the hedge fund and investment manager Horizon Kinetics increased its partnership with the U.S. based blockchain hosting provider. Horizon upgraded its cryptocurrency service, hosted by Core Scientific, to Bitmain A - SHARE ARTICLE


Will no one take the Fed’s money? Will no one on Wall Street hire Black people? Will no one stand with Valeant? Will no one buy a place in Manhattan? And more??!!?!The ‘Rocket Ship’ Economic Recovery Is Crashing [NYT]There were signs in late May and early - SHARE ARTICLE

Will no one take the Fed’s money? Will no one on Wall Street hire Black people? Will no one stand with Valeant? Will no one buy a place in Manhattan? And more??!!?!The ‘Rocket Ship’ Economic Recovery Is Crashing [NYT]There were signs in late May and early - SHARE ARTICLE


Famed investor, who triumphed shorting the housing market in 2008, is the latest to shift into a family office, amid hard times for hedgies. - SHARE ARTICLE

Famed investor, who triumphed shorting the housing market in 2008, is the latest to shift into a family office, amid hard times for hedgies. - SHARE ARTICLE


Core Scientific announced yesterday that the hedge fund and investment manager Horizon Kinetics increased its partnership with the U.S. based blockchain hosting provider. Horizon upgraded its cryptocurrency service, hosted by Core Scientific, to Bitmain A - SHARE ARTICLE

Core Scientific announced yesterday that the hedge fund and investment manager Horizon Kinetics increased its partnership with the U.S. based blockchain hosting provider. Horizon upgraded its cryptocurrency service, hosted by Core Scientific, to Bitmain A - SHARE ARTICLE


John Paulson Doesn’t Need Your Money AnymoreBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

John Paulson Doesn’t Need Your Money AnymoreBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


Axiom targets credit market dislocation with new long/short hedge fund launch Submitted By Hugh Leask | 02/07/2020 - 1:00pm Axiom Alternative Investments, the USD1.7 billion Fr - SHARE ARTICLE

Axiom targets credit market dislocation with new long/short hedge fund launch Submitted By Hugh Leask | 02/07/2020 - 1:00pm Axiom Alternative Investments, the USD1.7 billion Fr - SHARE ARTICLE


Metlifecare's chairman Kim Ellis has until close of business Friday to re-engage with suitor EQT or hedge fund investors will call a vote for him to step down. - SHARE ARTICLE

Metlifecare's chairman Kim Ellis has until close of business Friday to re-engage with suitor EQT or hedge fund investors will call a vote for him to step down. - SHARE ARTICLE


Ex-ExodusPoint traders regroup at new macro fundeFinancialCareers - SHARE ARTICLE

Ex-ExodusPoint traders regroup at new macro fundeFinancialCareers - SHARE ARTICLE


John Paulson has quit the hedge fund world to focus on turning his business into a family office investment firm, according to Bloomberg. 'With ... - SHARE ARTICLE

John Paulson has quit the hedge fund world to focus on turning his business into a family office investment firm, according to Bloomberg. 'With ... - SHARE ARTICLE


John Paulson has quit the hedge fund world to focus on turning his business into a family office investment firm, according to Bloomberg. 'With ... - SHARE ARTICLE

John Paulson has quit the hedge fund world to focus on turning his business into a family office investment firm, according to Bloomberg. 'With ... - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Fifteen years after its launch at the beginning of 2005, Danske Invest Hedge Fixed Income Strategies has become one the largest and best-performing hedge funds in the Nordics. “I still remember when we started with DKK 50 million - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Fifteen years after its launch at the beginning of 2005, Danske Invest Hedge Fixed Income Strategies has become one the largest and best-performing hedge funds in the Nordics. “I still remember when we started with DKK 50 million - SHARE ARTICLE


Over the past few years, well-known investors including Leon Cooperman, Eric Mindich and Jonathon Jacobson have returned billions in client money and converted their own firms into family offices - SHARE ARTICLE

Over the past few years, well-known investors including Leon Cooperman, Eric Mindich and Jonathon Jacobson have returned billions in client money and converted their own firms into family offices - SHARE ARTICLE


(HedgeCo.Net) The Securities and Exchange Commission announced today the entry of final judgments against Connecticut investment advisory firm Temenos Advisory, Inc. and its former chief executive officer, George Taylor. The SEC charged Temenos and Taylor - SHARE ARTICLE

(HedgeCo.Net) The Securities and Exchange Commission announced today the entry of final judgments against Connecticut investment advisory firm Temenos Advisory, Inc. and its former chief executive officer, George Taylor. The SEC charged Temenos and Taylor - SHARE ARTICLE


(MarketWatch) In a year where a classic 60/40 allocation has affirmed the success of this time-tested strategy, JP Morgan is joining the list of Wall Street banks that are calling for its demise in the coming years. Historically, financial advisers would - SHARE ARTICLE

(MarketWatch) In a year where a classic 60/40 allocation has affirmed the success of this time-tested strategy, JP Morgan is joining the list of Wall Street banks that are calling for its demise in the coming years. Historically, financial advisers would - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes held steady Wednesday evening as investors looked ahead to two jobs reports on Thursday, the week’s final day of trading. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures slipped 13 points, suggesting an o - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes held steady Wednesday evening as investors looked ahead to two jobs reports on Thursday, the week’s final day of trading. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures slipped 13 points, suggesting an o - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) Market bull John Stoltzfus sees ways to make profits in the year’s second half, but it won’t come easy.The Oppenheimer Asset Management chief investment strategist warns the wild swings won’t subside anytime soon due to how traders and nervous inve - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) Market bull John Stoltzfus sees ways to make profits in the year’s second half, but it won’t come easy.The Oppenheimer Asset Management chief investment strategist warns the wild swings won’t subside anytime soon due to how traders and nervous inve - SHARE ARTICLE


Korean Regulators Push Banks to Take on Losses From Hedge FundBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Korean Regulators Push Banks to Take on Losses From Hedge FundBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


The former co-chief executive of hedge fund Bridgewater Associates joins HSBC in the midst of a turbulent period of time. ... - SHARE ARTICLE

The former co-chief executive of hedge fund Bridgewater Associates joins HSBC in the midst of a turbulent period of time. ... - SHARE ARTICLE


‘Markets on steroids’ send US hedge funds soaring past European counterpartsFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE

‘Markets on steroids’ send US hedge funds soaring past European counterpartsFinancial News - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Fund Star John Paulson Calls It QuitsThe Wall Street JournalPaulson closes hedge fund to external investorsFinancial TimesHedge fund celebrity John Paulson shuts firm to become a family officeReutersJohn Paulson, Winner in 2008 Crisis, Latest - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Fund Star John Paulson Calls It QuitsThe Wall Street JournalPaulson closes hedge fund to external investorsFinancial TimesHedge fund celebrity John Paulson shuts firm to become a family officeReutersJohn Paulson, Winner in 2008 Crisis, Latest - SHARE ARTICLE


“Hedge funds’ ‘edge’ versus conventional money managers is their ability to concentrate positions in their highest conviction ideas, express those ideas long and short, and actively manage exposures to dampen volatility and mitigate the downside. In my op - SHARE ARTICLE

“Hedge funds’ ‘edge’ versus conventional money managers is their ability to concentrate positions in their highest conviction ideas, express those ideas long and short, and actively manage exposures to dampen volatility and mitigate the downside. In my op - SHARE ARTICLE


From Bloomberg: After years of losing both clients and clout in financial markets, signs are emerging that hedge funds are back in favor in the U.S. In the past few months, investors such as George Soros's family office and the Texas pension fund have bee - SHARE ARTICLE

From Bloomberg: After years of losing both clients and clout in financial markets, signs are emerging that hedge funds are back in favor in the U.S. In the past few months, investors such as George Soros's family office and the Texas pension fund have bee - SHARE ARTICLE


From Institutional Investor: After a stellar 2019, Citadel has been named the Institutional Hedge Fund Manager of the Year. So far in 2020, the multistrategy hedge fund firm is earning that title. Citadel's flagship Wellington fund was up 11.4 percent for - SHARE ARTICLE

From Institutional Investor: After a stellar 2019, Citadel has been named the Institutional Hedge Fund Manager of the Year. So far in 2020, the multistrategy hedge fund firm is earning that title. Citadel's flagship Wellington fund was up 11.4 percent for - SHARE ARTICLE


Noam Gottesman forms SPAC in a pandemic play From Institutional Investor: GLG co-founder Noam Gottesman is seeking to raise at least $500 million for his latest SPAC. A onetime hedge fund luminary is raising money for a special purpose acquisition company - SHARE ARTICLE

Noam Gottesman forms SPAC in a pandemic play From Institutional Investor: GLG co-founder Noam Gottesman is seeking to raise at least $500 million for his latest SPAC. A onetime hedge fund luminary is raising money for a special purpose acquisition company - SHARE ARTICLE


From Institutional Investor: Call it a June swoon. David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital dropped another 5 percent last month. As a result, the value-driven long-short manager's flagship fund is down 20 percent for the year. This compares with a 5.3 percent - SHARE ARTICLE

From Institutional Investor: Call it a June swoon. David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital dropped another 5 percent last month. As a result, the value-driven long-short manager's flagship fund is down 20 percent for the year. This compares with a 5.3 percent - SHARE ARTICLE


S. Korea's NPS selects 5 domestic buyout firms for private equity From PIonline.com: South Korea's 726 trillion won ($602.8 billion) National Pension Service, Jeonju, selected five domestic buyout firms to manage a combined 800 billion won in private equi - SHARE ARTICLE

S. Korea's NPS selects 5 domestic buyout firms for private equity From PIonline.com: South Korea's 726 trillion won ($602.8 billion) National Pension Service, Jeonju, selected five domestic buyout firms to manage a combined 800 billion won in private equi - SHARE ARTICLE


From PIonline.com: BlackRock has consolidated seven of its portfolio management businesses to form a new business unit within the firm, according to an internal memo given to Pensions Investments. The seven portfolio management businesses - fundamental - SHARE ARTICLE

From PIonline.com: BlackRock has consolidated seven of its portfolio management businesses to form a new business unit within the firm, according to an internal memo given to Pensions Investments. The seven portfolio management businesses - fundamental - SHARE ARTICLE


'Markets on steroids' send US hedge funds soaring past European counterparts From Financial News: US-based hedge funds, particularly systematic funds and commodity trading advisers, fared worse than Europe early on during the pandemic. Now the tables have - SHARE ARTICLE

'Markets on steroids' send US hedge funds soaring past European counterparts From Financial News: US-based hedge funds, particularly systematic funds and commodity trading advisers, fared worse than Europe early on during the pandemic. Now the tables have - SHARE ARTICLE


HSBC adds former co-CEO of world's biggest hedge fund Bridgewater Associates to board From SCMP: The former co-chief executive of the world's biggest hedge fund and newly elected chairwoman of Finra, the US securities industry's self-regulatory arm, is jo - SHARE ARTICLE

HSBC adds former co-CEO of world's biggest hedge fund Bridgewater Associates to board From SCMP: The former co-chief executive of the world's biggest hedge fund and newly elected chairwoman of Finra, the US securities industry's self-regulatory arm, is jo - SHARE ARTICLE


Cryptoassets see surge in popularity but risk issues remain From Funds Europe: The number of UK consumers that have bought into cryptoassets such as bitcoin has almost doubled in a year, but many are at potential risk of financial harm, according to resea - SHARE ARTICLE

Cryptoassets see surge in popularity but risk issues remain From Funds Europe: The number of UK consumers that have bought into cryptoassets such as bitcoin has almost doubled in a year, but many are at potential risk of financial harm, according to resea - SHARE ARTICLE


Sovereign investors ill-prepared for crises, finds report From Reuters: Most government funds are ill-equipped to handle crises such as COVID-19 and some sovereign investors may be hit by government withdrawals, liquidity struggles and mergers even after - SHARE ARTICLE

Sovereign investors ill-prepared for crises, finds report From Reuters: Most government funds are ill-equipped to handle crises such as COVID-19 and some sovereign investors may be hit by government withdrawals, liquidity struggles and mergers even after - SHARE ARTICLE


NYC comptroller wants companies to report on diversity From PIonline.com: S P 100 companies committing to diversity and racial equality should back that up with action that includes sharing annual EEOC reports, New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer - SHARE ARTICLE

NYC comptroller wants companies to report on diversity From PIonline.com: S P 100 companies committing to diversity and racial equality should back that up with action that includes sharing annual EEOC reports, New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer - SHARE ARTICLE


European exchanges reject London's plan for shorter trading day From Reuters: Shorter hours would not be in the best interests of investors or stock markets, European bourses said on Wednesday, dashing hopes at banks and investment companies in London of - SHARE ARTICLE

European exchanges reject London's plan for shorter trading day From Reuters: Shorter hours would not be in the best interests of investors or stock markets, European bourses said on Wednesday, dashing hopes at banks and investment companies in London of - SHARE ARTICLE


Jio Platforms deals help PE investments climb 12% to $18.8bn this year yet From Business Standard: Private equity and venture capital (PE-VC) investments spread across 341 deals rose by 12 per cent in the first six months of 2020 to $18.8 billion, with Re - SHARE ARTICLE

Jio Platforms deals help PE investments climb 12% to $18.8bn this year yet From Business Standard: Private equity and venture capital (PE-VC) investments spread across 341 deals rose by 12 per cent in the first six months of 2020 to $18.8 billion, with Re - SHARE ARTICLE


Disruption from COVID-19 hits ASEAN private equity hard Opalesque Industry Update - After a strong 2019, the ASEAN private equity industry has been shaken by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, reports Preqin. As of September 2019, ASEAN-focused privat - SHARE ARTICLE

Disruption from COVID-19 hits ASEAN private equity hard Opalesque Industry Update - After a strong 2019, the ASEAN private equity industry has been shaken by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, reports Preqin. As of September 2019, ASEAN-focused privat - SHARE ARTICLE


From Institutional Investor: Portfolio hedges aren't insurance, Ari Bergmann wants to point out. Bergmann created some of the first derivatives while at Bankers Trust in the 1990s, and he is passionate that tail hedge managers are shooting themselves in t - SHARE ARTICLE

From Institutional Investor: Portfolio hedges aren't insurance, Ari Bergmann wants to point out. Bergmann created some of the first derivatives while at Bankers Trust in the 1990s, and he is passionate that tail hedge managers are shooting themselves in t - SHARE ARTICLE


Seeking to sell alternative assets in the secondary market? Beware of direct approaches from dedicated secondary funds to buy your assets; they will 'sell' you on ease and speed of execution, but it will not be price maximizing. Dedicated secondary funds - SHARE ARTICLE

Seeking to sell alternative assets in the secondary market? Beware of direct approaches from dedicated secondary funds to buy your assets; they will 'sell' you on ease and speed of execution, but it will not be price maximizing. Dedicated secondary funds - SHARE ARTICLE


Alden is reportedly seeking another seat on Tribune's board. Meanwhile, a schedule was set for McClatchy bids as a dispute among creditors continues. - SHARE ARTICLE

Alden is reportedly seeking another seat on Tribune's board. Meanwhile, a schedule was set for McClatchy bids as a dispute among creditors continues. - SHARE ARTICLE


Tail hedge managers have been their own worst enemies, argues Ari Bergmann, founder of Penso Advisors. - SHARE ARTICLE

Tail hedge managers have been their own worst enemies, argues Ari Bergmann, founder of Penso Advisors. - SHARE ARTICLE


On June 23rd, the staff of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) issued a new risk alert entitled “Observations from... - SHARE ARTICLE

On June 23rd, the staff of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) issued a new risk alert entitled “Observations from... - SHARE ARTICLE


The self-regulator’s new chairperson would like to know.FINRA isn’t exactly known as an exemplar of radical transparency. That all may be about to change.The FINRA Board of Governors has unanimously elected Eileen Murray, former Co-CEO of Bridgewater Asso - SHARE ARTICLE

The self-regulator’s new chairperson would like to know.FINRA isn’t exactly known as an exemplar of radical transparency. That all may be about to change.The FINRA Board of Governors has unanimously elected Eileen Murray, former Co-CEO of Bridgewater Asso - SHARE ARTICLE


After years of losing both clients and clout in financial markets, signs are emerging that hedge funds are back in favor in the U.S. - SHARE ARTICLE

After years of losing both clients and clout in financial markets, signs are emerging that hedge funds are back in favor in the U.S. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund celebrity John Paulson shuts firm to become a family officeReutersJohn Paulson, Winner in 2008 Crisis, Latest to Quit Hedge FundsBloombergJohn Paulson to convert hedge fund firm to family officePensions & InvestmentsJohn Paulson is re - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund celebrity John Paulson shuts firm to become a family officeReutersJohn Paulson, Winner in 2008 Crisis, Latest to Quit Hedge FundsBloombergJohn Paulson to convert hedge fund firm to family officePensions & InvestmentsJohn Paulson is re - SHARE ARTICLE


He can’t quit the Mets and apparently they can’t quit his billions.Once upon a time, Steve Cohen played hardball with the New York Mets (’ owners) and lost (the chance to buy the team). Heartbreaking as this must have been for the little boy from Great Ne - SHARE ARTICLE

He can’t quit the Mets and apparently they can’t quit his billions.Once upon a time, Steve Cohen played hardball with the New York Mets (’ owners) and lost (the chance to buy the team). Heartbreaking as this must have been for the little boy from Great Ne - SHARE ARTICLE


How this Cincinnati firm generated eye-popping returns during coronavirus shutdownCincinnati Business Courier - SHARE ARTICLE

How this Cincinnati firm generated eye-popping returns during coronavirus shutdownCincinnati Business Courier - SHARE ARTICLE


Sticking to the letter of the bond now seems like bad faith the Argentina’s creditors.Hedge fund managers like to think of themselves as pretty sophisticated guys. It’s that professed sophistication that allows people like Autonomy Capital’s Robert Gibbin - SHARE ARTICLE

Sticking to the letter of the bond now seems like bad faith the Argentina’s creditors.Hedge fund managers like to think of themselves as pretty sophisticated guys. It’s that professed sophistication that allows people like Autonomy Capital’s Robert Gibbin - SHARE ARTICLE


John Paulson, Winner in 2008 Crisis, Latest to Quit Hedge FundsBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

John Paulson, Winner in 2008 Crisis, Latest to Quit Hedge FundsBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund manager John Paulson, whose multi-billion payoff on a bet against the overheated housing market a decade ago turned him into an industry superstar, will stop managing money for outside clients and turn his firm into a family office. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund manager John Paulson, whose multi-billion payoff on a bet against the overheated housing market a decade ago turned him into an industry superstar, will stop managing money for outside clients and turn his firm into a family office. - SHARE ARTICLE


Founder and majority shareholder Richard Branson is reported to have committed about £200m - SHARE ARTICLE

Founder and majority shareholder Richard Branson is reported to have committed about £200m - SHARE ARTICLE


Billionaire John Paulson is turning his hedge fund firm into a family office after setting the stage for the conversion last year, Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday, citing a letter from him to investors. - SHARE ARTICLE

Billionaire John Paulson is turning his hedge fund firm into a family office after setting the stage for the conversion last year, Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday, citing a letter from him to investors. - SHARE ARTICLE


John Paulson's hedge funds were well-positioned for the historic market turmoil earlier this year with his big bets on gold. - SHARE ARTICLE

John Paulson's hedge funds were well-positioned for the historic market turmoil earlier this year with his big bets on gold. - SHARE ARTICLE


Alternatives fund managers said they would like better transparency and control over the net asset value (NAV) administration process performed by fund administrators. - SHARE ARTICLE

Alternatives fund managers said they would like better transparency and control over the net asset value (NAV) administration process performed by fund administrators. - SHARE ARTICLE


BIO-key International, Inc., an innovative provider of biometric authentication and security solutions, today announced the completion of its purchase of PistolStar Inc. - SHARE ARTICLE

BIO-key International, Inc., an innovative provider of biometric authentication and security solutions, today announced the completion of its purchase of PistolStar Inc. - SHARE ARTICLE


Big investors are trying to diversify their holdings after stocks rebounded more than expected from the pandemic-induced sell-off in March. - SHARE ARTICLE

Big investors are trying to diversify their holdings after stocks rebounded more than expected from the pandemic-induced sell-off in March. - SHARE ARTICLE


The Stock Market Had Its Best Quarter in Decades. Greenlight Barely Participated.Institutional Investor - SHARE ARTICLE

The Stock Market Had Its Best Quarter in Decades. Greenlight Barely Participated.Institutional Investor - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund Software Market 2020 – 2027 Based on COVID-19 Impact Analysis, Top Players – FinLab Solutions, AlternativeSoft, Altreva, Northstar Risk, VestServe, etc.Apsters News - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund Software Market 2020 – 2027 Based on COVID-19 Impact Analysis, Top Players – FinLab Solutions, AlternativeSoft, Altreva, Northstar Risk, VestServe, etc.Apsters News - SHARE ARTICLE


PPP lives?; NAFTA dies; hedge funds, too; no such thing as a free facemask; and more!Senate passes extension of Paycheck Protection Program until August 8, hours ahead of deadline [CNN]Tuesday's extension came as a surprise, even to Democrats who forced t - SHARE ARTICLE

PPP lives?; NAFTA dies; hedge funds, too; no such thing as a free facemask; and more!Senate passes extension of Paycheck Protection Program until August 8, hours ahead of deadline [CNN]Tuesday's extension came as a surprise, even to Democrats who forced t - SHARE ARTICLE


Despite the meteoric share price rise, company enters into another convertible note transaction with a division of hedge fund High Trail Capital. Discussing ter - SHARE ARTICLE

Despite the meteoric share price rise, company enters into another convertible note transaction with a division of hedge fund High Trail Capital. Discussing ter - SHARE ARTICLE


Eileen Murray stepped down as co-CEO of Bridgewater Associates earlier this year and joins HSBC’s board in what has been a challenging period for the bank. - SHARE ARTICLE

Eileen Murray stepped down as co-CEO of Bridgewater Associates earlier this year and joins HSBC’s board in what has been a challenging period for the bank. - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge fund launches slowed to a near-record low in the first quarter of this year, outpaced by liquidations which reached their highest level since 2015, new data shows. - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge fund launches slowed to a near-record low in the first quarter of this year, outpaced by liquidations which reached their highest level since 2015, new data shows. - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Stockholm-based asset manager Aktie-Ansvar has decided to merge its systematic macro-focused hedge fund, Aktie-Ansvar Kvanthedge, into global asset allocation fund Aktie-Ansvar Saxxum Aktiv. The merger is expected to take place o - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Stockholm-based asset manager Aktie-Ansvar has decided to merge its systematic macro-focused hedge fund, Aktie-Ansvar Kvanthedge, into global asset allocation fund Aktie-Ansvar Saxxum Aktiv. The merger is expected to take place o - SHARE ARTICLE


Soros Family Office, Texas Pensioners Lead Rush Into Hedge FundsBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE

Soros Family Office, Texas Pensioners Lead Rush Into Hedge FundsBloomberg - SHARE ARTICLE


First quarter launches number only 84, the lowest since the fourth quarter of 2008 - SHARE ARTICLE

First quarter launches number only 84, the lowest since the fourth quarter of 2008 - SHARE ARTICLE


The latest figures from Hedge Fund Research have revealed that new hedge fund launches declined to the lowest quarterly estimate since the fourth quarter in 2008. - SHARE ARTICLE

The latest figures from Hedge Fund Research have revealed that new hedge fund launches declined to the lowest quarterly estimate since the fourth quarter in 2008. - SHARE ARTICLE


Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – The number of hedge fund launches in the first quarter declined to the lowest quarterly estimate since the 2008 financial crisis, while fund liquidations increased by over 50 percent quarter-over-quarter. The first quarter of 202 - SHARE ARTICLE

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – The number of hedge fund launches in the first quarter declined to the lowest quarterly estimate since the 2008 financial crisis, while fund liquidations increased by over 50 percent quarter-over-quarter. The first quarter of 202 - SHARE ARTICLE


According to the latest paper from Strix Leviathan, Bitcoin’s popular stock-to-flow model is fatally flawed and nothing more than a marketing piece. - SHARE ARTICLE

According to the latest paper from Strix Leviathan, Bitcoin’s popular stock-to-flow model is fatally flawed and nothing more than a marketing piece. - SHARE ARTICLE


Opalesque has produced a compendium of the 52 reports on 200+ funds that outperformed during the pandemic in an e-book called The Corona Fighters Collection. - SHARE ARTICLE

Opalesque has produced a compendium of the 52 reports on 200+ funds that outperformed during the pandemic in an e-book called The Corona Fighters Collection. - SHARE ARTICLE


[SEOUL] South Korean regulators, burned by scandals tied to complicated and risky financial products after relaxing rules, are planning to investigate all of the nation's homegrown asset management companies handling private funds. Read more at The B - SHARE ARTICLE

[SEOUL] South Korean regulators, burned by scandals tied to complicated and risky financial products after relaxing rules, are planning to investigate all of the nation's homegrown asset management companies handling private funds. Read more at The B - SHARE ARTICLE


(Bloomberg) -- South Korean regulators, burned by scandals tied to complicated and risky financial products after relaxing rules, are planning to investigate all of the nation’s homegrown asset management companies handling private funds. - SHARE ARTICLE

(Bloomberg) -- South Korean regulators, burned by scandals tied to complicated and risky financial products after relaxing rules, are planning to investigate all of the nation’s homegrown asset management companies handling private funds. - SHARE ARTICLE


(Opalesque) New hedge fund launches declined to a near-record low in 1Q20, as the beginning of the global coronavirus pandemic and ensuing lockdowns drove intense volatility across asset classes, steep equity market declines, and near-record lows in inves - SHARE ARTICLE

(Opalesque) New hedge fund launches declined to a near-record low in 1Q20, as the beginning of the global coronavirus pandemic and ensuing lockdowns drove intense volatility across asset classes, steep equity market declines, and near-record lows in inves - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) Stock futures dipped in overnight trading on Tuesday as the market is set to kick off a new quarter after a remarkable comeback. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average traded about 50 points lower. The S&P 500 futures and the Nasdaq 100 fu - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) Stock futures dipped in overnight trading on Tuesday as the market is set to kick off a new quarter after a remarkable comeback. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average traded about 50 points lower. The S&P 500 futures and the Nasdaq 100 fu - SHARE ARTICLE


(Marketwatch) Our call of the day advises sticking with the winners for the rest of the year. “We believe that the U.S will remain the relative regional outperformer and that the style leadership will firmly return to tech and defensives, post the tactica - SHARE ARTICLE

(Marketwatch) Our call of the day advises sticking with the winners for the rest of the year. “We believe that the U.S will remain the relative regional outperformer and that the style leadership will firmly return to tech and defensives, post the tactica - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) Financial advisors are largely an optimistic bunch when it comes to growing their practices, new research shows.Yet they know they have some work to do to make that happen. While most advisors expect growth in their assets under management to come - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) Financial advisors are largely an optimistic bunch when it comes to growing their practices, new research shows.Yet they know they have some work to do to make that happen. While most advisors expect growth in their assets under management to come - SHARE ARTICLE


(CNBC) Asia’s economy is expected to shrink this year “for the first time in living memory,” the International Monetary Fund said, warning that the region could take several years to recover. The fund said in a blog post published Tuesday that Asia’s eco - SHARE ARTICLE

(CNBC) Asia’s economy is expected to shrink this year “for the first time in living memory,” the International Monetary Fund said, warning that the region could take several years to recover. The fund said in a blog post published Tuesday that Asia’s eco - SHARE ARTICLE


These Hedge Funds Thrived in 2019. Are They Surviving 2020?Institutional Investor - SHARE ARTICLE

These Hedge Funds Thrived in 2019. Are They Surviving 2020?Institutional Investor - SHARE ARTICLE


Indian equities, along with their global peers, recovered most of their losses from the worst plunge in over a decade as central banks across the world pumped in trillions to revive economies after the coronavirus outbreak. Yet, it worries Andrew Holland - SHARE ARTICLE

Indian equities, along with their global peers, recovered most of their losses from the worst plunge in over a decade as central banks across the world pumped in trillions to revive economies after the coronavirus outbreak. Yet, it worries Andrew Holland - SHARE ARTICLE


Tribune Publishing is in talks to add the co-founder of Alden Global to its board as part of an agreement that would prevent the hedge fund from making a hostile bid to buy the rest of the newspaper company in the near future, according to people familiar - SHARE ARTICLE

Tribune Publishing is in talks to add the co-founder of Alden Global to its board as part of an agreement that would prevent the hedge fund from making a hostile bid to buy the rest of the newspaper company in the near future, according to people familiar - SHARE ARTICLE



Neil Campling at Mirabaud was one of the few who spotted the red flags at scandal-ridden German payments firm Wirecard - SHARE ARTICLE

Neil Campling at Mirabaud was one of the few who spotted the red flags at scandal-ridden German payments firm Wirecard - SHARE ARTICLE


In the past 18 months, the asset manager's chair Sir Douglas Flint has pushed through a complete overhaul of its governance — but investors will want to see evidence of a sustained turnaround - SHARE ARTICLE

In the past 18 months, the asset manager's chair Sir Douglas Flint has pushed through a complete overhaul of its governance — but investors will want to see evidence of a sustained turnaround - SHARE ARTICLE


With office doors closed during the lockdown, hedge funds across the country have been faced with a question rarely presented before - SHARE ARTICLE

With office doors closed during the lockdown, hedge funds across the country have been faced with a question rarely presented before - SHARE ARTICLE


Adam O. Emmerich of the corporate and securities law firm Wachtell Lipton in a recent memo cautioned the firm’s corporate clients that the expectations on them with regard to transparency on environmental, social, and governance matters will increase in - SHARE ARTICLE

Adam O. Emmerich of the corporate and securities law firm Wachtell Lipton in a recent memo cautioned the firm’s corporate clients that the expectations on them with regard to transparency on environmental, social, and governance matters will increase in - SHARE ARTICLE


David Einhorn’s hedge funds fell 5% in June as value stocks lagged growth shares in the month. - SHARE ARTICLE

David Einhorn’s hedge funds fell 5% in June as value stocks lagged growth shares in the month. - SHARE ARTICLE


(Reuters Breakingviews) - Corona Capital is a daily column updated throughout the day by Breakingviews columnists around the world with short, sharp pandemic-related insights. - SHARE ARTICLE

(Reuters Breakingviews) - Corona Capital is a daily column updated throughout the day by Breakingviews columnists around the world with short, sharp pandemic-related insights. - SHARE ARTICLE


Goldman Sachs’ prime-brokerage unit is developing an electronic capital-introduction service that could become a model for the bank’s rivals.The project, called Marquee Connect, was conceived of before the coronavirus pandemic but accelerated as the outbr - SHARE ARTICLE

Goldman Sachs’ prime-brokerage unit is developing an electronic capital-introduction service that could become a model for the bank’s rivals.The project, called Marquee Connect, was conceived of before the coronavirus pandemic but accelerated as the outbr - SHARE ARTICLE


Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Global debt capital markets activity has broken all time records according to the latest first half data from Refinitiv. Overall global debt capital markets activity totaled $5.5 trillion during the first half of 2020, a - SHARE ARTICLE

Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Global debt capital markets activity has broken all time records according to the latest first half data from Refinitiv. Overall global debt capital markets activity totaled $5.5 trillion during the first half of 2020, a - SHARE ARTICLE


Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Financial institutions need to pay more attention to biodiversity loss, especially as they prepare for a post-pandemic economic recovery, said a study. The report, entitled 'Beyond Business as Usual: Biodiversity Targets and F - SHARE ARTICLE

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Financial institutions need to pay more attention to biodiversity loss, especially as they prepare for a post-pandemic economic recovery, said a study. The report, entitled 'Beyond Business as Usual: Biodiversity Targets and F - SHARE ARTICLE


From Bloomberg: Hedge funds are back in demand as institutional investors including pensions and endowments gear up for a return to choppy markets. Investors are favoring hedge funds heading into the second half of the year, with the industry garnering th - SHARE ARTICLE

From Bloomberg: Hedge funds are back in demand as institutional investors including pensions and endowments gear up for a return to choppy markets. Investors are favoring hedge funds heading into the second half of the year, with the industry garnering th - SHARE ARTICLE


The COVID-19 crisis has fueled the appetite of insurers for alternative asset classes, particularly in private credit and private equity. In the short term, 33 percent plan to increase their allocation to private credit and 28 percent in private equity. A - SHARE ARTICLE

The COVID-19 crisis has fueled the appetite of insurers for alternative asset classes, particularly in private credit and private equity. In the short term, 33 percent plan to increase their allocation to private credit and 28 percent in private equity. A - SHARE ARTICLE


From Bloomberg: Jim Barry is in fighting spirits even as the ferocious market rebound drains his pool of cheap investable assets. The chief investment officer at BlackRock Inc.'s alternative investment unit is looking to deploy some of his $23 billion cas - SHARE ARTICLE

From Bloomberg: Jim Barry is in fighting spirits even as the ferocious market rebound drains his pool of cheap investable assets. The chief investment officer at BlackRock Inc.'s alternative investment unit is looking to deploy some of his $23 billion cas - SHARE ARTICLE


ONE of the largest financial market dislocations of the Covid-19 era has generated big gains for hedge funds that bet the turmoil would prove short-lived. Read more at The Business Times. - SHARE ARTICLE

ONE of the largest financial market dislocations of the Covid-19 era has generated big gains for hedge funds that bet the turmoil would prove short-lived. Read more at The Business Times. - SHARE ARTICLE


Opalesque Industry Update -Hedge fund launches in Q1 dropped to a near-record low of 84, the lowest quarterly total since Q4 2008. Liquidations surged during Q1 to an estimated 305, the highest quarterly liquidation total since Q4 2015. "New hedg - SHARE ARTICLE

Opalesque Industry Update -Hedge fund launches in Q1 dropped to a near-record low of 84, the lowest quarterly total since Q4 2008. Liquidations surged during Q1 to an estimated 305, the highest quarterly liquidation total since Q4 2015. "New hedg - SHARE ARTICLE


GP Bullhound raises $141m for its fifth tech fund From PE News: Technology-focused investment firm GP Bullhound has held the first close of its latest fund with euro;125m ($141m) of capital commitments. GP Bullhound Fund V is a pan-European venture capi - SHARE ARTICLE

GP Bullhound raises $141m for its fifth tech fund From PE News: Technology-focused investment firm GP Bullhound has held the first close of its latest fund with euro;125m ($141m) of capital commitments. GP Bullhound Fund V is a pan-European venture capi - SHARE ARTICLE


Los Angeles Fire Police commits $190m to alternatives From PIonline.com: Los Angeles Fire Police Pensions committed a total of up to $190 million to six alternative investment funds, information on the $22.6 billion pension fund's website shows. Pensi - SHARE ARTICLE

Los Angeles Fire Police commits $190m to alternatives From PIonline.com: Los Angeles Fire Police Pensions committed a total of up to $190 million to six alternative investment funds, information on the $22.6 billion pension fund's website shows. Pensi - SHARE ARTICLE


Autonomy hedge fund bemoans Argentina's 'bad faith' debt tactics From FT: One of the key international holders of Argentine bonds is calling for stronger protections for investors to guard against "flagrant abuse" of their terms, reflect - SHARE ARTICLE

Autonomy hedge fund bemoans Argentina's 'bad faith' debt tactics From FT: One of the key international holders of Argentine bonds is calling for stronger protections for investors to guard against "flagrant abuse" of their terms, reflect - SHARE ARTICLE


Eileen Murray is named to lead Finra, Wall Street's self-regulatory arm From WSJ: Eileen Murray, the former co-chief executive of the world's largest hedge fund, will take over as chairperson of Finra, Wall Street's self-regulatory arm. Ms. Murray, 62 yea - SHARE ARTICLE

Eileen Murray is named to lead Finra, Wall Street's self-regulatory arm From WSJ: Eileen Murray, the former co-chief executive of the world's largest hedge fund, will take over as chairperson of Finra, Wall Street's self-regulatory arm. Ms. Murray, 62 yea - SHARE ARTICLE


China highlights blockchain in pandemic preparedness strategy From Coin Telegraph: Chinese authorities are trying to strengthen their epidemic preparedness and have identified blockchain as a key component of the response. The Chinese Circular of the Nat - SHARE ARTICLE

China highlights blockchain in pandemic preparedness strategy From Coin Telegraph: Chinese authorities are trying to strengthen their epidemic preparedness and have identified blockchain as a key component of the response. The Chinese Circular of the Nat - SHARE ARTICLE


From Telegraph: Britain's start-up rescue fund, which has been extended to include UK startups that have moved the headquarters overseas, still "fails to hit the mark" for many early-stage companies, business leaders have warned. The Fu - SHARE ARTICLE

From Telegraph: Britain's start-up rescue fund, which has been extended to include UK startups that have moved the headquarters overseas, still "fails to hit the mark" for many early-stage companies, business leaders have warned. The Fu - SHARE ARTICLE


The latest business news, markets, currency and personal finance news, opinion and financial market reports - New Zealand Herald - SHARE ARTICLE

The latest business news, markets, currency and personal finance news, opinion and financial market reports - New Zealand Herald - SHARE ARTICLE


Ex-Banker launches wealth tech firm for super-rich families From Bloomberg: Bobby Console-Verma isn't letting the pandemic slow down his business plans. The former investment banker and fund manager has set up 1fs:Wealth, a London-based technology firm th - SHARE ARTICLE

Ex-Banker launches wealth tech firm for super-rich families From Bloomberg: Bobby Console-Verma isn't letting the pandemic slow down his business plans. The former investment banker and fund manager has set up 1fs:Wealth, a London-based technology firm th - SHARE ARTICLE


Pandemic puts direct lending in danger zone From PIonline.com: Players in the direct lending market are sharpening their focus on portfolios, as companies battered by the coronavirus pandemic call on their creditors for help and concerns over deal structu - SHARE ARTICLE

Pandemic puts direct lending in danger zone From PIonline.com: Players in the direct lending market are sharpening their focus on portfolios, as companies battered by the coronavirus pandemic call on their creditors for help and concerns over deal structu - SHARE ARTICLE


Goldman Sachs says a national mask mandate could slash infections and save economy from a 5% hit From CNBC: Jan Hatzius, Goldman's chief economist, said his team investigated the link between face masks and Covid-19 health and economic outcomes. Goldman s - SHARE ARTICLE

Goldman Sachs says a national mask mandate could slash infections and save economy from a 5% hit From CNBC: Jan Hatzius, Goldman's chief economist, said his team investigated the link between face masks and Covid-19 health and economic outcomes. Goldman s - SHARE ARTICLE


Read more about Wary hedge fund managers aren't buying into rally in Indian stocks on Business Standard. Avendus isn't alone in bracing for another selloff - SHARE ARTICLE

Read more about Wary hedge fund managers aren't buying into rally in Indian stocks on Business Standard. Avendus isn't alone in bracing for another selloff - SHARE ARTICLE


Thomas Thorton, Founder of Hedge Fund Telemetry, joins Julia La Roche to weigh in on Jerome PowellandSteven Mnuchin’s testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. - SHARE ARTICLE

Thomas Thorton, Founder of Hedge Fund Telemetry, joins Julia La Roche to weigh in on Jerome PowellandSteven Mnuchin’s testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. - SHARE ARTICLE


The compliance date has arrived for two rules adopted by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission last year — Regulation Best Interest and the Form CRS Relationship Summary — and there are many regulatory developments and legal questions that in-house - SHARE ARTICLE

The compliance date has arrived for two rules adopted by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission last year — Regulation Best Interest and the Form CRS Relationship Summary — and there are many regulatory developments and legal questions that in-house - SHARE ARTICLE


Thomas Thorton, Founder of Hedge Fund Telemetry, joins Julia La Roche to weigh in on Jerome PowellandSteven Mnuchin’s testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. - SHARE ARTICLE

Thomas Thorton, Founder of Hedge Fund Telemetry, joins Julia La Roche to weigh in on Jerome PowellandSteven Mnuchin’s testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. - SHARE ARTICLE


Thomas Thorton, Founder of Hedge Fund Telemetry, joins Julia La Roche to weigh in on Jerome PowellandSteven Mnuchin’s testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. - SHARE ARTICLE

Thomas Thorton, Founder of Hedge Fund Telemetry, joins Julia La Roche to weigh in on Jerome PowellandSteven Mnuchin’s testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. - SHARE ARTICLE


Last week, OCIE issued a new risk alert entitled “Observations from Examinations of Investment Advisers Managing Private Funds.” This risk alert discusses many practices which have been the subject of SEC enforcement actions involving private fund adviser - SHARE ARTICLE

Last week, OCIE issued a new risk alert entitled “Observations from Examinations of Investment Advisers Managing Private Funds.” This risk alert discusses many practices which have been the subject of SEC enforcement actions involving private fund adviser - SHARE ARTICLE


Hedge Fund Liquidations Surged as Pandemic Rocked MarketsInstitutional Investor - SHARE ARTICLE

Hedge Fund Liquidations Surged as Pandemic Rocked MarketsInstitutional Investor - SHARE ARTICLE


If ever there was a time to analyze how your investment choices are doing in terms of risk profile, ability to earn a return, and diversification properties - t - SHARE ARTICLE

If ever there was a time to analyze how your investment choices are doing in terms of risk profile, ability to earn a return, and diversification properties - t - SHARE ARTICLE


Then Paul Singer would be sorry. But they’re not, and he’s not.Shortly after Elliott Management took a stake in Samsung and began agitating to blow it up like so many of its smartphones, the company’s heir went to jail for bribing South Korea’s president. - SHARE ARTICLE

Then Paul Singer would be sorry. But they’re not, and he’s not.Shortly after Elliott Management took a stake in Samsung and began agitating to blow it up like so many of its smartphones, the company’s heir went to jail for bribing South Korea’s president. - SHARE ARTICLE


SEC OCIE new risk alert entitled “Observations from Examinations of Investment Advisers Managing Private Funds" focusing on deficiencies identified in the course of examinations of registered invest - SHARE ARTICLE

SEC OCIE new risk alert entitled “Observations from Examinations of Investment Advisers Managing Private Funds" focusing on deficiencies identified in the course of examinations of registered invest - SHARE ARTICLE


Global hedge fund liquidations surge as coronavirus hurts returns: dataReuters UKHedge fund launches fall and liquidations soar in Q1 2020Financial NewsHedge fund launches down in Q1 amid coronavirus pandemicPensions & InvestmentsHedge fund liqu - SHARE ARTICLE

Global hedge fund liquidations surge as coronavirus hurts returns: dataReuters UKHedge fund launches fall and liquidations soar in Q1 2020Financial NewsHedge fund launches down in Q1 amid coronavirus pandemicPensions & InvestmentsHedge fund liqu - SHARE ARTICLE