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Moving To Cash: Something Mutual Funds and ETFs Can’t Do

New York (HedgeCo.Net) A phrase that gets used quite often on the financial networks is “risk-on risk-off”. Given the huge decline in the market last week it was mostly risk-off that was being spoken and with good reason. Risk-on risk-off […]

Hedge Funds Becoming Less Bearish On Gold

New York (HedgeCo.net) – With the increasingly volatile global stock market changing rapidly, hedge funds and other institutional investors seem to be moving away from their bearish positions on gold. If we look at the Commitment of Traders report from […]

Double Line Capital Becomes Second Manager To Buck Trend

New York (HedgeCo.net) – In somewhat of a contrarian move, Jeffrey Gundlach and his firm DoubleLine Capital have launched a new commodities based mutual fund. Just one month ago Wells Fargo launched a commodities based hedge fund in what seemed […]

Hedge Fund Assets Over $3.2 Trillion

New York (HedgeCo.net) – The latest report from Preqin shows that the assets under management for the hedge fund industry now exceed $3.2 trillion. Despite some concerns about hedge fund returns in recent years, the asset growth has come from […]

Two New Models Added To The HedgeCoVest Platform

New York (HedgeCo.net) Two new fund manager models have been added to the HedgeCoVest platform—the Ferro Systematic Market Neutral model and the JAB Fundamental Value model. Ferro is a market neutral model and JAB is a long-only model. Ferro Systematic […]

Several Hedge Funds Posting Big Gains In August

New York (HedgeCo.net) – While hedge funds as a whole appear to be down during the month of August, they aren’t down nearly as much as the overall market and some funds are actually raking in huge gains so far […]

Odey Fund Uses China Slide To Pair Losses

New York (HedgeCo.net) – HedgeCo.net featured a story about Crispin Odey’s main hedge fund back in May that discussed the fund’s loss of 19.3% in April. The fund was betting against emerging markets and it took a huge hit on […]

The U.S. Stock Market’s Mode of Uncertainty

New York (HedgeCo.net) – Just yesterday we featured an article about Aberdeen Asset Management Plc considering adding to their equity allocation amidst the selling that has taken place recently. Apparently DoubleLine Capital’s Jeff Gundlach doesn’t agree with that approach. In […]

Hedge Funds Holding Up Better Than Market

New York (HedgeCo.net) – With only one week to go in August, the S&P is down over 10% so far this month and the index is facing its worst monthly loss since February 2009. Based on information from a Wall […]

Fund Manager Aberdeen Considers Increasing Allocations During The Market Selloff

New York (HedgeCo.net) – The global meltdown in stocks has caused at least one hedge fund manager to consider increasing its allocation to equities. British asset manager and hedge fund operator Aberdeen Asset Management Plc expressed those thoughts in an […]

Carlyle Group Fund Wins Big on Bearish Yuan Trade

New York (HedgeCo.net) – The last few months have not been kind to Carlyle Group as the company’s earnings report released in July showed earnings that were down 38% on a year over year basis. Also in July, the company’s […]

HedgeCoVest Composite Models Hold Their Ground in Meltdown

New York (HedgeCo.net) – Thursday saw the overall U.S. stock market get routed as investors fled due to global economic fears and fear the Fed would raise interest rates too soon or too fast. The S&P lost 2.11% and the […]

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