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Hedge funds turn to “long-only” investing in bid to grow

(Reuters) – Half of hedge funds now sell products traditionally the preserve of mainstream asset managers such as “long-only” strategies, a study shows, reflecting how conservative investors have come to dominate the industry’s client base. Hedge funds have made their […]

Asset Alliance will co-host breakfast focused on Middle East Challenges for the United States

New York (Hedgeco.Net) – Asset Alliance along with First Wall Street and The Rand Corporation will host an intimate breakfast focused on the Middle East and the challenges for the United States. We will bring together regional experts to discuss […]

HedgeCo Networks Continues its National Growth with Three Additions to the Corporate Management Team

New York (HedgeCo.Net) –  HedgeCo Networks, and the pioneering hedge fund data base ( are continuing to experience accelerated growth and expansion in naming Anthony Minissale as Corporate Director of Operations, David Schroeder as Chief Marketing Officer, and David Cabrera […]

Nirvana Solutions Winner in HFMWeek’s Annual Hedge Fund Services Award Ceremony

New York (HedgeCo.Net) - Nirvana Solutions is proud to announce its recent recognition in HFM Week’s Annual US Hedge Fund Services Award Ceremony, as the ‘Best Technology Company for Emerging Managers.’ The ceremony recognizes and celebrates those service providers who have outperformed […]

China prepares to liberalise finance as hedge funds and estate agents salivate

The Guardian – It’s a long way from Beijing to Belgravia but London’s upmarket estate agents would be well advised to keep a close eye on developments in China over the next 10 days. The price of a mansion in […]

Julian Robertson offshoot crushed by rising market

CNBC – Axial Capital Management, the once-$1.8 billion hedge fund firm seeded by Julian Robertson of Tiger Management, is shutting down following several years of losses fueled by short bets against stocks, according to two people familiar with the situation. […]

Loeb’s Third Point hedge fund up 19.4 percent through October

BOSTON (Reuters) – Hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb told investors that his Third Point Offshore Fund had returned 19.4 percent this year, ranking it among the industry’s best performers. In October, Loeb’s fund gained 1.2 percent while the Standard & […]

SAC Pleads Guilty to Insider Trading and is fined $1.8 Billion

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today an agreement (the “agreement”) to resolve insider trading charges against four ”SAC companies”—that are responsible for the management of a group of affiliated […]

Co-op Bank to close 50 branches as hedge funds broker rescue deal

The Guardian – The Co-operative Group on Monday sought to reassure customers of its troubled banking arm that its ethical approach could be maintained as it confirmed that activist hedge funds were taking a crucial role in the £1.5bn rescue […]

Are Top Hedge Funds Starting to Rotate out of U.S. Stocks?

247wallst – With a stock market that has posted a 23% gain on the S&P 500 Index so far in 2013, the Prime Brokerage team at Credit Suisse is starting to see some interesting changes in hedge fund trading. Across […]

Hedge Funds Plan Proxy Battle for ValueVision Media

NYTIMES – Two activist hedge funds, the Clinton Group and Cannell Capital, have joined forces to mount a proxy battle for control of the Internet and television shopping network ValueVision Media. The Clinton Group, which manages $1.5 billion in assets, […]

Last Chance for Hedge Fund Managers to be included in the Hedge Fund Compensation Survey

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – The annual Hedge Fund Compensation Benchmark Survey is almost complete and data gathering closes within a few days. Hedge fund investment professionals are invited to participate and the online survey only takes minutes to complete. The survey, […]

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