Next Tuesday, on April 13th, Hedge Connection is hosting another one of it’s successful Investor Champagne Roundtable events.  Next week’s event in New York is sold out. Hedge fund managers will have the opportunity to meet each of the 10 investors during the two-hour roundtable session.  Investors provide their background and offer insight into their… Read more »

Hedge Connection has partnered with PrecisionIR Group to bring to the alternative investment industry the Global Hedge Fund Forum – A Virtual Symposium of Leading Hedge Funds and Investors. This online event offers qualified investors a unique opportunity to research investment opportunities, connect with hedge fund managers and interact with fellow investors within the powerful… Read more »

We would like to share a white paper written by Hedge Connection member Martin Friedman of FJ Capital Management regarding investing in community banks. Mr. Friedman, a banking expert with more than 20 years of capital markets experience, says investors who continue to wait for fundamentals to completely recover before investing in small and mid-cap… Read more »

Guest Post: Industry experts and guest contributors Ron Suber and Aaron Vermut discuss where the prime brokerage industry has been, where it is now, and more importantly, where it is going in the future. Also published on FINalternatives (http://www.finalternatives.com) Prior to the most recent financial crisis, money managers had an awareness of counterparty and custodial… Read more »

In this month’s post I continue to cover the allocations to the larger funds (be patient smaller funds, your time is coming) and the infrastructure characteristics investors look for in funds that attract the biggest/best alternative investors. I also touch on how larger funds have recently put more emphasis on their marketing/investor relations departments. If… Read more »