The Simple Case for Emerging Managers Dec15

Posted by & filed under Hedge Fund Assets, Hedge Fund Investors, White Papers/ Thought Pieces.

teaser1

Meredith Jones from Alternative Investment Research contributed the following post. When people ask me why I am such a passionate advocate for emerging managers, I sometimes wax a little poetic. But the fact is, after nearly 17 years in the alternative investment industry, I don’t believe any investor can have a truly optimized or truly

... Read more »

An Alternative View of Liquid Alternatives – Concept Capital Dec12

Posted by & filed under Hedge Fund Assets, Hedge Fund Investors, Hedge Fund Performance, Press.

Water_drop_001

This interview was written by James Williams and originally published on HedgeWeek. Concept Capital’s Jack Seibald (pictured) discusses the risks of ’40 Act liquid alternatives, the potential mismatch between managers and investors, fund investor alienation, and why prime brokers might raise their costs to support the ‘short’ side of these funds. Jack is also an Executive in Hedge

... Read more »

November’s Rebound, Our Virtual Intro Service Launch, And A Tax Loophole In Jersey Dec10

Posted by & filed under Hedge Fund Assets, Hedge Fund Investors, Hedge Fund Marketing, Hedge Fund Performance, Press.

Meeting

eVestment Hedge Fund Performance Report – November Rebound According to the just released report, aggregate hedge fund performance was positive 1.08% in November, ending the industry’s two-month decline. Year-to-date aggregate returns of 2.85% are well below 2013’s full-year increase of 10.20%. Aided by rebounding US equity markets and strong moves in currency and interest rate markets, November’s biggest winners were managed futures

... Read more »

Who’s Shutting Down, Insider Traders Beware, and the Fall of the Bond King Dec3

Posted by & filed under Hedge Fund Assets, Hedge Fund Investors, Hedge Fund Performance, Press.

technology-512210_640

Hedge Funds Shut as Managers Struggle in Year of Two Percent Returns Hedge funds are shutting at a rate not seen since the financial crisis, as many managers post disappointing returns and an elite group of firms dominate money raising. The $37 billion Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP is the latest firm to close a

... Read more »

Open Sesame: Alibaba and the 16 Tiger Cubs Nov28

Posted by & filed under Hedge Fund Assets, Hedge Fund Investors, Hedge Fund Performance.

Annual Meeting of the New Champions Tianjin 2008

By Stan Altshuller Jack Ma’s story is an inspiring one. But his biggest fans yet might be a group of highly successful hedge fund managers dubbed the “Tiger Cubs” for their association with Julian Roberston’s legendary asset management firm Tiger Management. Upon analyzing the latest quarterly 13F filings that show hedge fund positions as of 9/30/2014, we

... Read more »