Category Archives: Hedge Fund Strategies

Hedge Funds Boosting ETF Growth

New York (HedgeCoVest.Com)- In the HedgeCoVest newsletter three weeks ago, we featured an article entitled Assets in ETFs to Surpass Hedge Funds This Quarter. One of the issues that we brought up in that article was a question of how […]

Hedge Funds Inch Up Again In May

New York (HedgeCoVest.Com) –The latest numbers show that the average hedge fund moved up 0.72% during the month of May. According to research firm Hedge Fund Research, the gain puts the average hedge fund up 3.89% for the year while […]

Manager Profile And Insights: Charlie Frumberg, Emancipation Management

New York (HedgeCoVest.Com) – Emancipation Management, LLC is an SEC registered New York based investment manager, formed in June 2003. The company has a 10 year track record of identifying public companies within the technology sector that possess valuable franchises […]

FAs at Wirehouses Slowly Increasing Alternative Allocations

New York ( – It may be at a snail’s pace, but the latest data suggests that financial advisors at wirehouse firms are slowly increasing their client allocations to alternative investments. In a report from the Money Management Institute and […]

S&P Capital IQ: Hedge Fund Are Diving Into Health Care Stocks, $4.8 Billion

New York (HedgeCoVest.Com) – S&P Capital IQ’s first quarter hedge fund analysis finds that the health care sector has driven the lion’s share of buying among the largest pure play hedge fund managers, with net buys of $4.8 billion in […]

Hedge Fund Strategy: Behringer Securities and Meritage Capital To Team Up

New York (HedgeCoVest.Com) – Hedge funds Behringer Securities LP and Meritage Capital, LLC have signed an agreement to work together to develop, manage and distribute a series of milti-strategy market volatility investment funds. Austin-based Meritage Capital has $1.2 billion in […]

Joseph Childrey, Probabilities Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Probabilities Fund Management is an SEC- Registered Investment Advisor based in San Diego and they run the Probabilities Long/Short model on the HedgeCoVest platform. Joseph Childrey is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer for Probabilities Fund […]

Hedge Funds Reach Nearly $2.2 Trillion

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Hedge funds returned $59.5 billion in performance-based gains for the first quarter of 2015, their highest Q1 gains on record since 2006 which brings the total industry AUM to a record high of nearly $2.2 trillion, […]

Argon Raises $75 Million From Its Credit Hedge Fund

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Argon, a leading provider of online consumer loans, today announced that it has successfully raised a total of $81 million from investors, highlighted most recently by a $75 million debt facility from a credit hedge fund. […]

Hedge Funds Shedding Top Names

New York ( With some of the latest regulatory filings coming out in the past week, one theme that jumped out was how hedge funds are reducing their exposure to large tech firms. Two names in particular that jumped out […]

Blackstone Buys Hedge Fund Shares, Property in Europe

New York ( – Hedge fund investor Blackstone Group has bought a minority stake in $13.6 billion multi-strategy hedge fund Magnetar Capital LLC, the WSJ reports. “This transaction will help us continue to meet the objectives of our most important […]

Thaler To Turn His $1.7 Billion Hedge Fund Into A Family Office

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – JAT Capital Management, a multi-billion-dollar global equity investment firm founded by John Thaler in 2007 is returning client money in order to turn his $1.7 billion hedge fund firm into a family office. “As I approach […]