HF Alert reports that Goldman Sachs is planning an all-star cap-intro event next week. They appear to have pulled a page directly from the Live Nation concert playbook. Instead of taking risks with smaller acts in small venues – LN prefers to book aerosmith, Madonna, Cold Play, U2 pay them well and book ginormous venues…. Read more »
The May 2009 Alpha Magazine features a detailed article on the different web-based hedge fund marketing platforms. We are pleased with the piece as it accurately describes the benefits of Hedge Connection and features testimonials from our valued members who have experienced success on the site and raised capital. The site mentions a… Read more »
Set your calendar for May 7, 2009. The House Financial Services Committee will hold its first hearing on hedge fund regulation. Implications for marketing.
Some good, if not surprising, news from Pension Funds. Picked up this green shoot from Hedgeworld yesterday. Asset/Liabilities are all out of whack …disturbingly so, in fact…plans have to generate returns. What this article doesn’t state is that the large institutional investors will likely continue to invest through fund of funds or the largest HFs…. Read more »
I have been a flurry of press commentary on the accelerated development of the secondary market for hedge fund interests. Since we started Hedge Connection, this has been a sleepy subdivision in Hedge Fund land with HedgeBay driving most of the interest and attention. However, the neighborhood is certainly changing with new entrants – from start-ups… Read more »