Hedge Fund News From HedgeCo.Net


Senate: Hedge Fund Used “Basket Options” To Dodge Taxes

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Over a dozen hedge funds are accused of misusing a complex financial structure to claim billions of dollars in unjustified tax savings and to avoid leverage limits that protect the financial system from risky debt, a Senate […]

Hedge Funds Not Ready For AIFMD, Research Says

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – New research by BNY Mellon highlights a compliance shortfall among alternative investment funds (AIFs) on the eve of the deadline for Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) authorisation. While 82 per cent of managers canvassed confirmed […]

HedgeCoVest “The Hedge Fund Alternative Investment Platform” Adds Another Industry Leader

New York (HedgeCo.Net)  - HedgeCo Networks, LLC, a preeminent service provider to the hedge fund industry and operator of the world’s most trafficked data base for hedge fund information (Hedgeco.Net) is pleased to announce that Pershing Advisor Solutions has been selected as […]

Study: The Majority of Hedge Funds Are Unprepared For AIFMD

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – With around one week to go before the deadline for authorisation, some 47 percent of alternative investment fund managers participating in a snapshot global survey have still not filed under the Alternative Investment Fund Management Directive […]

Top Hedge Fund Strategies: Driven, Long/Short Equity, Fundamental and Emerging Markets Equity

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Credit Suisse’s mid-year Hedge Fund Investor Sentiment Survey reports that the second half of 2014 looks set to be a strong period for capital allocations to hedge funds. Of the investors surveyed, 97% indicated that they […]

Hedge Fund Research: Highly Disproportionate Inflows into Non-U.S. Equities Persist

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – TrimTabs Investment Research reported today that U.S. investors have overwhelmingly favored non-U.S. equities this year. While U.S. equity mutual funds and exchange-traded funds have received $12.6 billion, global equity mutual funds and exchange-traded funds have raked […]

SEC Announces Charges in Scheme to Secretly Enable Lawbreakers to Run Microcap Company

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced fraud charges against four individuals and a microcap company for concealing from investors that two lawbreakers ran the company. According to the SEC’s orders instituting administrative proceedings, the mission of Natural Blue Resources […]

KKR Takes Minority Stake in Hedge Fund BlackGold Capital

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Global investment firm KKR & Co. L.P. is acquiring a 24.9% interest in credit-oriented hedge fund BlackGold Capital Management, the WSJ reports. Founded in 2006 by co-founders Erik Dybesland and Adam Flikerski, Blackgold manages $1.4 billion in […]

Hedge Fund Awards: JP Morgan Wins “Manager of the Year”

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – J.P. Morgan Alternative Asset Management (JPMAAM) has been named “Firm of the Year” among Large Fund of Hedge Funds managers at the 12th Annual Hedge Fund Industry Awards. Institutional Investor presented the award at a ceremony […]

Louisiana Hedge Fund Manager Pleads Guilty To Fraud

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – A hedge fund manager has pleaded guilty to multiple counts of mail fraud based on his executing a $13 million investment fraud scheme that included victims in Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Florida, The Times-Picayune reports. He is scheduled […]

Global Hedge Funds Reach $2.12 Trillion In First Half Of 2014

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Despite mixed returns, hedge funds grew assets under management by US$105.6 billion in the first half of 2014 bringing the current AUM of the global hedge fund industry to a record high of US$2.12 trillion, according […]

SEC Charges Ernst & Young With Violating Auditor Independence Rules in Lobbying Activities

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged Ernst & Young LLP with violations of auditor independence rules that require firms to maintain their objectivity and impartiality with clients. Ernst & Young agreed to pay more than $4 million to settle […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Syndicated Headlines


User Contributed News



Hedge Fund News Search