Steve Cohen Does it Again , The Fun of Fund-of-Funds, and Why Irish Eyes Are Smiling Jul30

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Moneytower

Steven Cohen Still Beating Hedge Funds After Shutting SAC Even after shutting down SAC Capital Advisors LP, Steven A. Cohen is still beating most hedge funds. The billionaire, who started Point72 Asset Management LP to oversee his own wealth, has gained about 9 percent this year, according to two people with knowledge of the matter…. Read more »

FINsearches Q2-14 Investor Allocation Report Jul29

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searchmoney1

Each quarter FINsearches provides an exclusive report to Hedge Connection regarding institutional investors and their allocation strategies. This is the second report: FINsearches Q2-14 Investor Allocation Report Institutional investors closed out the first half of the year with more than $11 billion in allocations as investors maintained a steady pace to investing in the second quarter,… Read more »

The Daily Intelligence Briefing: Metals Jul28

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DIB

Hedge Connection is pleased to introduce this week’s DAILY INTELLIGENCE BRIEFING provided by McAlinden Research Partners. A unique briefing is presented early each week as a way to quickly glean important current trends in the global news flow and economic data. This extremely comprehensive report provides a way to identify actionable investment themes early. A snapshot of this… Read more »

Liquid Alt Case Studies: Strategy, Structure and Fees Jul28

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Three managers and two industry experts recently shared their observations about starting and managing liquid alt funds at Infovest21′s “Key Considerations in Launching a Liquid Alt Fund”. Skyview Investment Advisors‘ Larry Chiarello advice: “Be flexible on the time line.  If you think it will take 18 months, it will be more like 34 months. If… Read more »

Hedge Fund Predation, the “Unconventional” Investor Video, and Tracking Activist Shorts Jul23

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Lioness

Where Have All The Predators Gone? Hedge Funds Poised For A Come-Back Over the past five years there has been precious little talk about hedge funds. Unlike Bitcoins, biotech or social media investments, hedge funds are certainly not fashionable or headline grabbing. Yet we believe that hedge funds are poised to rediscover their place in… Read more »