Diversification and Alpha – By The Book Apr28

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Meredith Jones believes it’s important to not only have a diversified portfolio of investments with different and diversifying strategies and instruments, it’s also important to have investment managers that will behave differently when approaching the markets. And that’s where women come in.

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Cat Fight? Co-Investment & Competition Among Tiger Cubs Apr2

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When Julian Robertson shut down his famous hedge fund Tiger Management in 2000, he seeded a number of his analysts with capital to start their own funds. While these Tiger Cubs are increasingly investing in private companies, CB Insights shows us how they’re competing with each other more often than cooperating with one another.

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Venn-dication? What Simple Graphs Can & Can’t Tell Us About Alternative Investments Mar17

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Meredith Jones from Alternative Investment Research contributed the following post. Everyone loves a Venn diagram. One of my industry friends insists the single best way to get a ton of views, likes and retweets on LinkedIn or Twitter is to build a pithy Venn. If it’s actually scribbled on cocktail napkin, so much the better.

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