Tag Archives: fund-specialist

Wealthy Americans Prefer Alternative To Traditional Investments

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.Net)- A recent Bank of America Survey of high net worth Americans indicates that US investors understand the risk and rewards of hedge fund investments. Many expressed greater satisfaction over the last 12 months with their holdings […]

Global Prime Services Group Simplifies Outsourcing for Hedge Fund Managers

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – RBC Capital Markets has unveiled its newest venture, the Global Prime Services Group that will provide comprehensive support and a vast platform of services to hedge fund and mutual fund managers as well as institutional asset […]

Report Forecasts Funds Of Hedge Funds To Dominate European Market

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net)- According to a new report by DataMonitor, ‘Hedge Funds in Europe 2008’, the European hedge fund market is going through a period of growth but the extent of the mortgage-backed security crisis is still uncertain. The […]

EU Recommends a Tightening of Hedge Fund Transparency Laws

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net)- The EU Parliament has come up with new guidelines regarding hedge fund transparency and ‘asset stripping’. Also proposing some investigative measures and rules so that companies are not left in the dark on the investment policies of […]

MFA Travels To China To Hold Alternative Investment Meetings

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.Net)- The Managed Funds Association MFA and CME Group (CME), a Strategic Partner member, recently arrived back from a jointly arranged trip to meet with Chinese government officials, policy makers and financial services representatives. The MFA and CME […]

2008 Hedge Fund Award Nominees

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net)- AdultVest was nominated among others for the ‘Hedge Fund Launch of the Year’ Award, the alternative investment fund is the world’s first Investment Community designed specifically for the Adult Industry. Other nominees include, Brevan Howard Asset Management, […]

TRS Official May Leave For Fund Of Hedge Funds

FINalternatives- An Illinois pension fund official caught up in the trial of a prominent supporter of Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) may be joining a new hedge fund. Jon Bauman, executive director of the $38.7 billion Teachers’ Retirement System of Illinois, […]

Road to hedge fund riches is rockier now

Reuters) – Starting a hedge fund was long considered the road to riches for money managers, but the path has become much rockier in the last months. "It is materially harder to start a hedge fund today than it was […]

New York FoHF’s Join Forces to Launch Motion Picture Fund

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net)- New York based fund of hedge funds (FoHF) Ginepri Capital, and SAGA Capital, a New York alternative investments advisory firm, announced a newly formed venture, the SAGA/Ginepri Alpha Fund.  "Film investors will increasingly employ new techniques […]