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Hedge fund manager’s call hurts Realty Income Corp.

Reuters – Hedge fund manager William Ackman helped send Realty Income Corp (O.N), a real estate investment trust, down 4.5 percent on Wednesday after he identified it as good stock to bet against, analysts said. Ackman, who manages $4.8 billion […]

Merlin Launches New Hedge Fund Sales Group

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net) – Hedge fund tech. and brokerage provider, Merlin Securities, formed a new equity sales coverage and content division, the Merlin Institutional Group. Headed by Jesse Cole and Bryan Miller in New York, the group will focus […]

Eurekahedge Forecasts More Hedge Fund Launches in 2009

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net) – Hedge funds returned a healthy 1% in January, wrapping up a tumultuous 2008 at -12.3%, according to Eurekahedge. Hedge fund assets fell $380 billion or 20% in 2008, from just under $1.9 trillion to just […]