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A Hedge Fund Study For Pension Fund Trustees

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Approximately one in every four dollars managed by hedge funds worldwide is invested by public and private sector pension funds, while roughly three out of every four dollars invested in hedge funds come from institutional investors […]

Seward & Kissel: New Hedge Funds Are Lowering Investor Fees

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – An annual study of new hedge funds by New York law firm Seward & Kissel reports that hedge fund managers are becoming more sensitive to the needs of investors, rearranging management fee structures to meet their needs. “The […]

Activist Hedge Funds Are Driving Company Performance

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Activist hedge funds globally are driving improvements in the share price, operating performance and governance of the companies in which they invest, according to a new paper by AIMA, the global hedge fund industry specialist. The […]

UCITS Hedge Fund Strategy Index Up 1.09% In January 2015I

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Having finished 2014 with a modest performance of 1.62%, the UCITS HFS Index starts positively into the year with gains of 1.09% in January 2015. After the first full week of trading the broad index returned […]

Hedge Fund Outflows Double That Of 2014

New York (HedgeCo.net) – Compensated for by strong performance-based gains of $21.5 billion, net asset outflows for the hedge fund industry stand at $3.2 billion, nearly twice the outflows for the same period last year, Eurekahedge says in its February report. […]

Hennessee: Hedge Funds Outperform in January

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – The Hennessee Hedge Fund Index gained +0.30% in January (+0.30% YTD), while the S&P 500 lost -3.10% (-3.10% YTD), the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost -3.69% (-3.69% YTD), and the NASDAQ Composite Index sunk -2.13% (-2.13% […]

Multi-Strategy Hedge Funds Reach $337.5 Billion In 2015

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Hedge funds were off to a good start in the first month of the year, Eurekahedge reports. Assets under management of multi-strategy hedge funds touched an all time high of $337.5 billion, with managers raking in performance-based […]

SS&C Technologies Acquires Hedge Fund Software Firm For $2.7 Billion

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – SS&C Technologies Holdings has acquired hedge fund software provider Advent Software, Inc. SS&C has 40 acquisitions under their belt so far, including GlobeOp in 2012 and DST Global Solutions in 2014. Under the terms of the agreement, […]

Citi Survey Forecasts 30% Decline in Hedge Fund Industry Profits Due to Poor Performance in 2014

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Hedge fund industry profits in 2013 reached $31.2 billion but poor performance in 2014 cut that figure by 30% to only $21.9 billion, a loss of nearly $10 billion, Citi estimates in their 3rd Annual Hedge […]

The January 2015 Eurekahedge Report has been released

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – January’s issue of The Eurekahedge Report focuses on the global hedge fund industry which currently stands at US$2.13 trillion. Along with regular coverage of monthly returns, performance and asset flows, this month report features a special section […]

Hedge funds end 2014 in positive territory with Asia ex-Japan outperforming regional mandates

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Hedge funds closed the final month of the year in positive territory with the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index up another 0.25% in December while the MSCI World Index finished the month down 0.80%. In 2014 as […]

Hennessee: Hedge Funds Gain +0.04% In December

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – In December, managers went into risk-off mode as the rout in oil prices continued aggressively and signs of further deterioration in global economic growth, according to Charles Gradante, Co-Founder of Hennessee Group LLC. The absence of […]

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