Emerging Market News, the AIFMD Backlog, and the Rise of the No-Fee Hedge Fund Aug6

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Endowments Ready To Return To Emerging Market Hedge Funds After a three year lull, endowment and foundation money is ready to return to emerging markets. According to a survey by NEPC, a Boston-based financial consultancy, over 30% of respondents think that emerging market hedge funds will provide superior returns over the next five to seven years…. Read more »

Liquid Alt Case Studies: Strategy, Structure and Fees Jul28

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Three managers and two industry experts recently shared their observations about starting and managing liquid alt funds at Infovest21′s “Key Considerations in Launching a Liquid Alt Fund”. Skyview Investment Advisors‘ Larry Chiarello advice: “Be flexible on the time line.  If you think it will take 18 months, it will be more like 34 months. If… Read more »

Online Hedge Fund Platform Engages Members by Providing Exclusive Research And Content Jul24

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July 23, 2014, NEW YORK, NY – Hedge Connection, the hedge fund industry’s foremost matchmaker, announced the recent launch of content loaded resources for its members to strengthen relationship building opportunities.  As the most widely recognized and innovative ecosystem of its kind for the industry, Hedge Connection has enhanced its patented online platform by building out a… Read more »

The Fraternal Acquittal, The Global Macro Fund Rebound, and The Price of Unselfish Behavior Jul9

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Jury in NY Acquits Ex-Hedge Fund Founder’s Brother The brother of an imprisoned ex-billionaire hedge fund founder was acquitted of conspiracy on Tuesday, handing Manhattan prosecutors their first loss after dozens of insider trading convictions in prosecutions that relied heavily on wiretaps and the testimony of those who pleaded guilty. After the verdict was announced, Rengan… Read more »

20 Core Holdings, 40 Acts of Communication, and 14,000 Hedge Funds Jul2

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Popular Stocks Hedge Funds Are Buying Now that virtually everyone has figured out what we first said in 2012, namely that in the New bizarro Normal, the best trading strategy – the only way to generate alpha in a world in which hedge funds no longer can – is going long a basket of the… Read more »