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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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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Nervous Fund Managers, Oil’s Slippery Slope, And The SEC Fee Probe Jan7

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Beware of Nervous Fund Managers When it comes to mutual-fund managers, the adage may be true: No guts, no glory. Investment professionals who are too scared about losses tend to perform more poorly overall, hurting both their investors and their own careers, contends a soon-to-be published study. As a result, fund companies should be doing more to screen

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Agecroft Partners: Top HF industry trends for 2015 Jan6

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Each year, Agecroft Partners predicts the top hedge fund industry trends through their contact with more than two thousand institutional investors and hundreds of hedge fund organizations. Because the hedge fund industry is very dynamic and constantly changing, it is important for firms to anticipate what changes are likely to occur. Those who effectively evolve

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