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Hedge Fund Investor NextEra Energy Plans To Acquire And Phase Out Florida Power Plant

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – NextEra Energy subsidiary, Florida Power & Light Company, (FPL) has filed a petition with the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) to request approval to acquire the Cedar Bay Generating Plant, a 250-megawatt coal-fired facility located in […]

GM Agrees To Hedge Fund Activist’s $5 Billion Buy-back Plan

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – General Motors today agreed to a $5 billion share repurchase plan put forward by Harry Wilson, a former member of Obama’s Auto Industry Task Force. As part of the deal, Wilson agreed to give up his […]

SS&C GlobeOp Creates New Group to Service Hybrid Fund Structures

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – As the financial industry continues to witness the convergence of the traditionally separate asset classes of hedge funds and private equity style closed-end funds, hedge fund software provider SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc., has created a new […]

Hedge Fund Giant SkyBridge Launches SkyBike In Palm Beach

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – $12.5 billion hedge fund manager, SkyBridge Capital, has has targeted Florida as a top region for growth, opening an office in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. SkyBridge Capital’s founder Anthony Scaramucci joined West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri […]

Investcorp Hedge Funds Group Hires Gregory Berman

  New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Investcorp has hired hedge fund specialist Gregory Berman as the firm’s Hedge Funds business as a Principal and Co-Head of Fundamental Strategies. In his role, Berman will be responsible for developing and managing Investcorp’s Equity, […]

Canada Pension Plan Invests In New Deimos Hedge Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Multi-strategy hedge fund manager, Deimos Asset Management LLC, is launching operations of its new hedge fund management business. Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan is an anchor investor in Deimos’ multi-strategy product through a managed account platform, 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 […]

Hedge Fund Study Expects Asset Allocation To Rise By 7% In 2015

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Hedge funds are expected to grow by 7%, up to approximately $3 trillion in assets by the end of 2015, according to the 13th annual Alternative Investment Survey by Deutsche Bank. Institutional investment in hedge funds is set […]

Activist Hedge Fund Wants New Chairman For Ciber Board Of Directors

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Lone Star Value Management, a $2.7 million shareholder of Ciber Inc., has delivered a formal notice to IT consulting firm Ciber of its intention to nominate three director candidates for election to the board at the […]

2014 Private Equity Exit Volume Highest Level on Record

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – The Private Equity Growth Capital Council’s Trends Report for the fourth quarter of 2014 was released today. The report indicates that the industry recorded its highest exit volume ever last year, at $257 billion, and also […]

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 […]

Advent to Launch Credit UCITS Hedge Fund in Q2

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Advent Capital Management has announced plans to launch the firm’s first alternative UCITS product, joining the rest of their UCITS offerings in Q2 2015. The ‘Advent Global Absolute Return Strategy’ will closely mirror Advent’s Global Opportunity […]

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