Funds Facing Extinction, Popular Portfolio Plays, and Bridgewater’s Top Holdings May21

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Small Hedge Funds Face ‘Extinction’ over Fees and Regulation - aiCIO Some of the smallest hedge funds are under threat of “extinction” due to rising regulatory costs and a rebellion against high performance fees, according to the latest Eurekahedge report into the sector. The report reveals evidence of an increasingly concentrated hedge fund industry as star managers and established… Read more »

Six Myths of Portfolio Construction May20

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In this exclusive article for the Edge, angel investor David Siegel argues that investors often believe that a strong track record points to skill, rather than luck in the markets. His six myths challenge many commonly-held beliefs of portfolio construction. He lays out three fundamental drivers that may have a better chance of powering portfolios… Read more »

FINsearches Q1-14 Investor Allocation Report May2

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FINsearches Q1-14 Investor Allocation Report Each quarter FINsearches will provide an exclusive report to Hedge Connection regarding institutional investors and their allocation strategies. This is the first report: Institutional investors allocated $5.68 billion to various hedge fund and absolute return strategies during the first quarter, an increase of nearly $2 billion over the first quarter… Read more »

Surging Inflows, Sustainable Investing in China, and Activists Targeting Europe Apr22

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Surging Inflows - Opalesque According to the Opalesque Industry Update, investors allocated $13.3 billion to hedge fund firms with greater than $5 billion in AUM and $9.1 billion to firms with between $1 billion and 5 billion; firms with less than $1 billion received inflows of $3.9 billion. Total AUM increased to $2.7 trillion… Green Sun… Read more »