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eVestment: Hedge Fund Industry Assets Rise to $2.986T on Performance Gains

(FINalternatives) Despite continued net redemptions totaling $1.9 billion in April, performance gains helped boost total hedge fund industry assets by $6.86 billion to $2.986 trillion, according to the April edition of eVestment’s Hedge Fund Asset Flows Report. In spite of […]

Calamos Urges Hedged-Equity Exposure for Retail Investors

(Daily Alts) Calamos Urges Hedged-Equity Exposure for Retail InvestorsEquity volatility has been increasing along with correlations among U.S., international, and emerging-market stocks. With interest rates low and expected to slowly edge higher, bonds may be less attractive as a counterweight […]

(FINRA) may require brokers and dealers to report Treasury cash market transactions to a centralized repository.

(HedgeCo.Net) New efforts are underway to enhance the monitoring and reporting of Treasury cash market transactions.The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that they are working together to explore efficient and effective means […]

Goldman’s Siegel Sees Hedge Fund Rebound From `Day in the Shade’

(Bloomberg) Mike Siegel, who oversees about $190 billion at Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s asset-management arm, said insurers should stick with hedge funds even after their recent slump, because the industry needs investing strategies beyond low-yielding bonds. “All asset classes have […]

Haruhiko Kuroda’s Embattled Hedge Fund

(Barron’s) Moments before Tokyo trading opened yesterday, the Zero Hedge blog fired out a tweet that said it all: “Only 20 minutes until Japan pretends it has a market.” Since April 2013, the Bank of Japan has steadily morphed into […]

3 Stocks Last Year’s Top Billionaire Hedge Fund Managers Are Buying Now

(Motley Fool) NXP Semiconductor, Macy’s, and Cheniere Energy have been on the buy lists of some prominent names in the hedge fund industry — here’s why. By no means are hedge fund managers perfect at their jobs, but some are […]

Horse Herding Icelandic Governor Sees End to Hedge Fund Limbo

(Bloomberg) Hedge funds stuck with Icelandic kronur for the last eight years will soon be shown the door, whether they like it or not, the governor of the central bank said as the Atlantic island prepared to take the final […]

Hedge Funds Have Never Been this Bullish on Silver

(Mining.com) On Monday, silver was drifting lower again following a scorcher of a week when the metal gained 6% to hit a 2016 high above $16.30. Silver futures in New York for delivery in May, the most active contract, was […]

Oaktree Accused of Shuttering Fund to Evade $50 Million GM Clawback Suit

(Reuters) Remember the story of the Mayer Brown paralegal mistake that could cost GM lenders $1.5 billion? Now there’s a new development in the clawback litigation spurred by that fatal error. Creditors of the pre-bankruptcy GM are alleging that an […]

Chan’s Hedge Fund Bets on Asian Currencies Emulating Yen

(Bloomberg) Charlie Chan, a former Credit Suisse Group AG proprietary trader whose hedge fund profited from the yen’s slump in 2014, is now betting that the Japanese currency’s resurgence versus the dollar will benefit Asian peers. The region’s currencies are […]

Hedge Fund Asset Growth Projected to be $50-$60 Billion in 2016

New York (HedgeCo.net) – Institutional investment research firm eVestment recently released their 2016 Hedge Fund Industry Outlook and the firm sees the hedge fund industry continuing to grow. eVestment used data from 2015 as well as industry news and trends […]

The Illiquidity Illusion

(Harvest) Financial markets have gone through seismic changes since the global financial crisis, including the passage and continued implementation of both Dodd-Frank and European Market Infrastructure Regulation. These new regulations, geared to increase financial stability and reduce systemic risk, have […]

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