Hedged News: A Winter Challenge, Funds Turn To Twitter, and Equity Titans Court Individuals Oct22

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Hedge Connection Announces Winter 2015 Stock Selection Competition Hosted by Portfolios with Purpose Hedge Connection, the alternative investment industry’s established patented platform for connecting investment managers and accredited investors, announced the Winter Challenge 2015 stock selection competition beginning December 1, 2014, hosted by the firm’s charity partner Portfolios with Purpose. As recipient of the entrance fees for this competition,… Read more »

Special Offer: Capital Club Membership Fee Waived For Managers Attending the Alternative Asset Summit Oct9

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The Alternative Asset Summit is offering a special promotion to Managers attending their event where they will sponsor the $500 membership fee to our exclusive Capital Club investor-introductory service. The Alternative Asset Summit has announced a great marketing opportunity, through its partnership with Hedge Connection, for managers attending the Alternative Asset Summit on Oct. 28th… Read more »

An SEC Ease, An Ackman Raise, And Permabear Hibernation? Oct1

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SEC Eases Citi Hedge Fund Restrictions With Waivers: WSJ Back in late August, Citigroup (C) struck a deal with the government related to its sale of collateralized debt obligations in 2006 and 2007, which would have limited its ability to sell investments in hedge funds and private equity. However, regulators have had a change of heart: A five-member Securities… Read more »

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

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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 »