Tag: assets

Investors are going to dump UK assets ahead of Brexit talks

Investors are increasingly likely to dump UK assets between now and the start of the Brexit negotiations, affirms the boss of one of the...

From Idea to IPO: How to Fund Your Start up

You have a high-potential idea with faith and passion to make a big success. All you need is to fund at different stages -from...

Reinsurance: the perfect hedge fund strategy to enhance a portfolio’s Sharpe...

by Donald A. Steinbrugge, CFA – Managing Partner, Agecroft Partners Reinsurance is one of the few hedge fund strategies that has almost no correlation to the...

Why Hedge Funds Faced Rough Weather last month

Last month, Hedge funds had a testing time. While Hedge Fund index performed better than S&P 500 and Dow, it was down by 1.87 percent....

New York City:  Home to A Third of the World’s Hedge...

The $3 trillion hedge fund industry has more than ten thousand hedge fund managers operating across the globe. But the HFI has remained highly...

Glossary of Funds, Hedge Funds and Alternative Investment Industry

We continue series of posts based on the book “The Pragmatic Hedge Fund Manager” that will be published in the near future.  Our first post...

North Sea Assets and Private Equity

Blackstone, Riverstone Energy and Carlyle Group are in talks to buy producing assets and also invest in struggling exploration and production companies in North...

Bridgewater Founder Ray Dalio’s Biggest Fear Is 1937

Ray Dalio is the world's most important hedge fund manager. With $165 billion under management Bridgewater Associates, the firm that he manages, is the...

Here’s The 6 Biggest London Hedge Funds Launching In 2015

A surge of new London hedge fund launches is coming this year following a boom year for big startups in the United States in...

Hedge Fund Assets Will Cross $3 Trillion In 2015

The total assets being managed by hedge funds will cross $3 trillion for the first time before the end of 2015 according to Deutsche...

Growing Opportunities for Private Equity in Oil and Gas

“I think this (oil prices falling) is going to be a wonderful, wonderful opportunity for us. It’s going to be one of the best...

Hedge Fund Assets Hit $2.17 Trillion

The EurekaHedge report for February 2015 appeared earlier this week and showed strong growth for the industry in the opening months of 2015. According...

Which Hedge Funds to Invest in 2015

Finding the best hedge funds is a challenge. Many funds can have high fees. Finding out information about them is hard as they can...

The Hedge Fund Fees falling gradually

Alfred Winslow Jones, the manager of the first modern hedge fund, introduced the concept to have a ‘cut’ in the profits earned for his...

5 Top Challenges for Hedge Funds in 2015

The announcement by the California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) last year to exit 30 hedge funds entire investment valued at $4 billion was...

FICC To Expand Tri-Party Regulation

In 2003, the U.S. government founded the Fixed Income Clearing Corporation (FICC) to oversee confirmation, settlement and delivery of fixed-income assets in the United...

QE – Now QE2?

“Quantitative Easing” (QE) — that central bank euphemism for lowering interest rates and buying bonds all with the intent to stimulate the economy, recently...