Best Funds For ’15, Java Is Wall Street’s Darling, And Soros’s Next $1B Investment? Jan28

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Here are the best hedge funds for 2015: Experts Nervous about stock prices being too high, bond yields being too low and cash doing nada? Then hedge funds may be right for you. That’s the pitch investors in the asset class are giving to their own clients—even as the average hedge fund manager underwhelmed in

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Total Turm-oil, Manager ‘Truly Sorry’, And Global AUM Touches $2.3 Trillion Jan22

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12 Signs That The Economy Is Really Starting To Bleed Oil Patch Jobs The gravy train is over for oil workers. All over North America, people that felt very secure about their jobs just a few weeks ago are now getting pink slips. There are even some people that I know personally that this has

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#SaveTheEmergingManager – Video Jan21

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Meredith Jones from Alternative Investment Research contributed the following post. Recent asset flow patterns and fund closures reveal that small (and new) hedge funds may be on the endangered species list. Recent data shows that funds need at least $250 million to break even, and even that may not be enough to successfully run a

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Managed Futures Rocked 2014, A Volatility Video, And Poor, Poor Paulson Jan14

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Large Hedge Funds Outperform For Second Year In A Row According to eVestment, a strong dollar and falling energy prices benefit systematic strategies, credit funds limp into year end. Aggregate hedge fund performance was -0.15% in December, the industry’s fourth monthly decline in the second half of 2014. The drop brought Q4 performance to a

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New Year’s Resolutions for Investors and Managers (Part Deux) Jan13

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Meredith Jones from Alternative Investment Research contributed the following post.   Last week I directed everyone’s post-holiday attention to making New Year’s Resolutions for investors. Now that everyone has had a week to digest those mantras, get over the soreness you inevitably felt after hitting the gym (for the first time in 12 months) diligently,

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