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In today’s environment, the process of establishing, launching and managing a hedge fund has higher barriers to entry than ever before … including higher costs. In the early 2000’s, an initial capital raise of $10 million could enable a new fund to get up and running with good prospects for further growth. In 2016, however, a fund starting with less than $100 million will find it challenging to provide the resources and infrastructure required for long-term viability and to attract institutional assets. To meet this greater start-up price point, many managers are looking to access additional sources of capital outside their home marketplace. An offshore vehicle, either as a stand-alone fund or a feeder fund into an onshore master, is a way to accommodate these international investors.

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Greetings from Dallas, TX,First of all, we would like to thank Texas Wall Street Women (TXWSW) for their support. We encourage our readers to visit their website here and consider a corporate sponsorship. Once again, we begin with Japan as dollar-yen continues to tumble – now approaching 107. This is in response to yesterday’s “inaction” by the

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Greetings, Once again we begin with the United States where the new jobless claims fell to a 42-year low. How is this possible in an environment with anemic economic growth? Many economists believe that this is due to weak productivity growth. If companies don’t invest in making themselves more efficient, they need more employees in

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