Category Archives: Hedge Fund Launches

New Whitepaper From Riveles Law Group: Launching a Hedge Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – New York hedge fund attorneys Riveles Law Group has put out a new whitepaper outlining the legal, structural and practical considerations to be evaluated in establishing a hedge fund. The whitepaper covers offshore and domestic funds, hedge […]

Permal Group Launches Alternative Multi-Manager Mutual Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Legg Mason affiliate Permal Group, has launched Permal Alternative Select Fund , its first open end alternative mutual fund. The multi-strategy fund, which offers investors daily liquidity, is sub-advised by a selection of leading hedge fund […]

Hedge Fund Launch: Humanitarianism Through Capitalism

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Food Fund Advisors is rolling out of the U.S. Food Fund, LLC, a hedge fund with the investment goal of “Humanitarianism Through Capitalism”. The USFF has multiple main purposes, as stated in its investment goal of […]

Legg Mason Affiliate Charged With Cross Trading, Defrauding Clients

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – A California-based investment adviser has been charged by the SEC for concealing investor losses that resulted from a coding error and engaging in cross trading that favored some clients over others. Western Asset Management Company, which […]

Vulture Hedge Funds Fight Over Europe’s Debt

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Marathon Asset Management, the New York-based $11 billion hedge fund is reported to be starting a hedge fund to focus on European distressed debt. “The $530 million fund was opened on Jan. 15 and will start […]

Neuberger Berman Introduces Long Short Multi-Manager Hedge Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – One of the world’s leading employee-owned money managers, announced today the launch of Neuberger Berman Long Short Multi-Manager Fund. “Unlike traditional hedge funds, the Fund provides daily liquidity, lower investment minimums ($1,000 for Class A and […]

Topturn Capital aligns with Pro Surfer Joe Curren to take advantage of the JOBS Act

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Topturn Capital, a boutique investment management firm, aligns with professional surfer Joe Curren in a bold maneuver to take advantage of the SEC’s ratification of the JOBS Act and set new precedence in marketing. “The SECs recent […]

Neuberger Berman Launches New Hedge Fund After First Successful US Launch

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Neuberger Berman has launched a Ucits absolute return multi-strategy hedge fund, following on a the success of a US regulated version in May 2012. The Neuberger Berman Absolute Return Multi-Strategy Fund (ARMS), targets positive absolute returns […]

Neuberger Berman Launches US Emerging Markets Hedge Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – One of the world’s leading employee-controlled money managers, Neuberger Berman Group LLC,  has launched the Neuberger Berman Emerging Markets Income Fund for its US investors. “We believe the structural case for emerging markets debt (EMD) remains strong, […]

Morgan Creek Launches Firm’s First Open End Alternative Mutual Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Hedge fund manager and alternative investor specialist Morgan Creek Capital Management is launching its first open end alternative mutual fund, the Morgan Creek Tactical Allocation Fund. “Investors in the Tactical Allocation Fund may benefit from a […]

Petra Partners Launches P2P Hedge Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – While many others were off enjoying their vacations this summer, Petra Partners was busy preparing the launch of its latest fund for October 1, 2013. The fund will be credit-focused but will invest primarily in the […]

Blackstone Launches Multi-Manager Fund of Hedge Funds

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Hedge fund giant Blackstone Group, along with partners Fidelity Investments, said today that they, “Aim to expand their reach to retail clients and rid the hedge fund market of its perceived exclusivity,” with the launch of […]