Back to back events highlighted a busy week for us in New York last week. On Tuesday Hedge Connection’s sister event company Investment Management Resources had it’s 14th Meet the Manager Forum.  Six diverse, and very interesting managers presented their strategies.  We had Ibis Management, Lexington Asset Management, Zebra Capital, Lattice Management, Alpine Associates and… Read more »

On second thought, a Florida hedge fund conference sponsored by TARP recipients would appear somewhat unseemly in this loaded political climate. _______ Goldman Hedge Confab Bumped Back Bleak economic reality has prompted Goldman Sachs to postpone its annual hedge fund conference and move it from Miami to New York.  Spokesman Ed Kennedy said the conference,… Read more »

Clifford Chance offers its view on the expected developments in the rapidly changing hedge fund industry in 2009.   Key developments in 2009 summarized below.     #1 – Hedge fund managers likely to be required to register   #2 – Hedge Funds Likely Will Be Required To Provide Certain Portfolio Information to the SEC… Read more »

Morgan Stanley offers its forecast on the hedge fund AUM trajectory.  From Hedgeworld.        Hedge Fund Assets Seen Down 37% in ’09: Analyst   By Reuters   Monday, January 26, 2009   NEW YORK (Reuters)—Tough times may not be over for a hedge fund business that suffered big losses and saw total assets shrink… Read more »