We are pleased to announce the release of Hedge Connection’s latest features . We have propelled the traditional hedge fund database into the modern world. Investors can now use the familiar social tools (as found on Twitter, LinkedIn etc) to gain a deeper, more powerful insight into our Morningstar database of thousands of funds. At… Read more »

Guest post from the Hennessee Group. HEDGE FUNDS ADVANCED +1.45% IN DECEMBER Hedge Funds Finish the Year with Gains and Outperform the S&P 500 in Q4 January 9, 2012 – New York, NY – Hennessee Group LLC, an adviser to hedge fund investors, announced today that the Hennessee Hedge Fund Index advanced +1.45% in December… Read more »

Some welcome news out of McKinsey on the growth of the alternatives industry: The Mainstreaming of Alternative Investments Fueling the Next Wave of Growth in Asset Management -Institutional investors to have 25% of portfolios in alternatives by end of 2013 -Growth of alternatives in retail market -Increasing shift from relative benchmarks to absolute return -Traditional… Read more »