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Models Return to Winning Ways

New York (HedgeCo.net) – A mock portfolio invested in all single-strategy models would have provided a return of 0.41% last week while a model portfolio invested in the top 10 models would have returned 0.51%.  A portfolio of the top […]

HedgeCoVest Mid-Quarter Report Card

New York (HedgeCo.NET) This coming Friday will mark the middle of the second quarter and the performances of some sectors have changed dramatically compared to the first quarter. At HedgeCo Vest during the first quarter, the healthcare sector (especially the […]

Despite Whipsaw Market, Models Continue to Outperform

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Stocks had a strange week last week with big down days on Tuesday and Wednesday, but then the losses were erased on Thursday and Friday. Part of the reason for the whipsaw move was due to […]

Manager profile and insights: Trent May, Deer Creek Capital Partners

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Deer Creek Capital Partners (“DCCP”) was founded in October 2002 and is a Colorado Registered Investment Advisor. DCCP is the investment manager for Deer Creek Long / Short Model.  Recently we were able to speak with […]

Alternative Investment Landscape Continues to Evolve

New York (HedgeCo.Net) The alternative investment industry continues to revolutionize the way many investors make allocations. From the early days of the original hedge fund to the current landscape where alternative mutual funds are seeing tremendous growth, the industry continues […]

Assets in ETFs to Surpass Hedge Funds This Quarter

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – This past week, research firm ETFGI released a report on the state of the ETF industry and projected that assets held in ETFs will exceed the assets held in the much older hedge fund industry. While […]

Mixed Week for Models as Market Declines

New York, HedgeCo.Net – Last week was a choppy week for the market as we had a couple of big economic events on the calendar. The advanced report of first quarter GDP numbers came out on Wednesday morning and they […]

Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index Down in April

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta (CSLAB) was down 0.67% for the month of April. The index attempts to reflect the performance of the overall hedge fund industry. Among the different strategies tracked, the Merger Arbitrage […]

Liquid Alternatives Outperform Hedge Funds in 2014

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – In what seems to be a case of “beating them at their own game”, the average alternative mutual fund returned 4.36% in 2014 while the average hedge fund returned 3.78% over the course of last year according […]

The Need for Alternative Investments – Q&A With HedgeCoVest CEO Evan Rapoport

New York (HedgeCo.net)  – HedgeCoVest CEO Evan Rapoport was recently interviewed by Dan Simon of Markets Mediaregarding the current growth in the liquid alternative marketplace and what the future holds for the industry. We thought you might enjoy the insights […]

Hedge Fund Inflows Highest In 7 Years

New York (HedgeCo.Net) According to hedge fund research group HFR, the hedge fundindustry experienced net inflows of $76.4 billion in 2014 and that has pushed the assets under management in the industry to just shy of $3 trillion. Interestingly, the […]

HedgeCoVest Continues To Build An Impressive Roster of Leading Hedge Fund Managers

New York (HedgeCo.Net) HedgeCoVest continues to attract some of the largest managers in the industry to its real time hedge fund replication platform. $21bn fund manager Fred Alger Management is the newest firm to join the HedgeCoVest roster as it […]