Congratulations to the Hedge Fund Association’s 2014/2015 Board of Directors Feb25

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The Hedge Fund Association (HFA) has announced the results of the 2014/2015 board of director’s election. – HedgeWeek HFA members in the US, Europe, Asia, Australia, Latin America and the Cayman Islands elected 15 leaders to work on behalf of the global hedge fund industry, including over 10,000 hedge funds in the US and abroad… Read more »

Hedge Funds Lose -0.18% in January Feb24

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HEDGE FUNDS LOSE -0.18% IN JANURY Emerging Markets Drag Hedge Fund Portfolios Down February 18, 2014 – New York, NY – Hennessee Group LLC announced today that the Hennessee Hedge Fund Index decreased -0.18% in January (-0.18% YTD), while the S&P 500 dropped -3.56% (-3.56% YTD), the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell -5.30% (-5.30% YTD),… Read more »

Manager Invitation to our Global Fund Forum – Early Bird Discount Feb5

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The Global Fund Forum will offer hedge fund managers and allocators one of the largest formal networking opportunities in the industry. The 3-day event will facilitate over 5,000 customized one-on one meetings between hedge funds and qualified investors. The pre-scheduled meetings will take place in individual Forum Suites within a private 30,000 sq.ft. conference space… Read more »

SEC Staff Issues Interpretive Guidance on Recently Adopted Amendments to Rule 506 Addressing General Solicitation and Bad Actors Feb3

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A legal update from Dechert’s Financial Services Group. Effective September 2013, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) amended Rule 506 of Regulation D to (1) permit, in certain circumstances, an issuer to engage in general solicitation and general advertising in connection with Rule 506 offerings (General Solicitation Rules) and (2) disqualify issuers of securities… Read more »