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A Different Way To Play A Rate Hike

New York (HedgeCo.Net) Rather than betting on bonds going down when the Fed finally raises interest rates, a recent article from CNBC suggests that hedge funds are making their bets in the currency markets. According to the article, such heavyweight […]

Hedge Funds Become More Bullish on Stocks

According to the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Hedge Fund Monitor, hedge funds increased their bullish bets on the Russell 2000 and they lowered their bearish bets on the S&P 500 last week as well. The weekly Commitment of Traders […]

Hedge Funds Pushing Up Valuations For Tech Start Ups

Late-stage tech startups are getting funded at a rate not seen since the late 90s during the dot-com bubble. According to a recent Bloomberg article, hedge funds and mutual funds are dumping money in to the tech arena and they […]

Surge In Swiss Franc Wreaks Havoc On Everest Capital

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – When the Swiss Franc’s fixed exchange rate with the Euro was removed in January, the toll on some hedge funds was quick and it struck deep. Miami based Everest Capital closed the doors on its $830 […]

More hedge fund investors head for the exits

CNBC – Investor requests to withdraw money from hedge funds rose this month compared with February 2014, data from SS&C portfolios showed on Friday. The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator, a snapshot of withdrawal requests expressed as a percentage of […]

Let The Trading Begin!

They say that good things come to those who wait. That is certainly the case with the HedgeCoVest platform for replicating hedge fund strategies. As is the case with every great invention, there were years of testing, development, trials and […]

The HedgeCoVest Platform and Cantab Fund both Record Strong Performance in January

The HedgeCoVest Platform and Cantab Capital Partners both got off to a great start in 2015. The Cantab Fund, gained 13.4% for the month of January. A good portion of the gains can be attributed to the actions of the […]

Little Consensus From Hedge Fund Top Picks

At the famous Breakers conference presented by Morgan Stanley, six hedge fund managers gave their top long idea and their top short idea for 2015. The event is a private event, but CNBC.com reportedly got the recommendations from someone in […]

GDP Miss Creates Volatile Market

Volatility has been increasing for several months now, but that has mostly been on a day to day basis, not an hour by hour basis. S&P futures were down as much as 20 points from Thursday’s close in early trading […]

Alternative Industry Takes Aim At Pension Funds

New York (HedgeCo.Net) In a recent paper produced by the Alternative Investment Management Association, the association states that hedge funds have made investors about $1.5 trillion over the last 10 years and that is net of management fees. AIMA also […]

Total Assets In Alternative Investments Approaches $7-Trillion

New York (HedgeCo.Net) According to Preqin’s 2015 Global Alternatives Report, the global alternative assets industry is closing in on $7 Trillion in total assets. This total includes hedge funds, private equity, private debt, real estate and infrastructure funds, but it […]

What Can The European Central Bank Learn From The Fed?

When the European Central Bank announced that it was launching a bond purchasing program on January 22, the world stock markets took off. Indices across the globe shot higher as the ECB entered its own version of Quantitative Easing, much […]

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