Highlights from this year’s DB alternative investment survey.
From: Hedge funds to chase the wealthy. Wealth Bulletin Stephanie Baum Insightful article on two important hedge fund investor constituencies. I will attempt to summarize: 1. HNW and family offices were some of the first investors in hedge funds 2. HFs started to target larger pockets of money from FOFs, endowments, foundations… Read more »
From 2/11/09 HF Alert: Expect more of this. If you are a hedge fund that expected to raise capital exclusively through your prime broker. Time to consider plan b. Merrill Lynch is the latest prime broker to cancel or scale back a hedge fund conference. Merrill, now part of Bank of America, told clients… Read more »
I attended the Private Banking Latin America conference in Miami last week. The most informative panel I had the opportunity to listen to was a panel of fund of funds who spoke about what they are looking for in terms of Hedge Fund Managers they are currently looking to invest with. The panel consisted… Read more »
GET POSTIONED FOR 2009: MEET INVESTORS & BUILD YOUR ASSET BASE As Warren Buffett advises: Be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. Now is the time that smart money will begin to seek opportunities. It is the perfect time to meet with investors so that you are… Read more »