Cap-intro Takes Page from Live Nation Model May8

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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 »

Hedge Connection offers Marketing Platforms to Lighthouse Prime Services Clients Mar18

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Today we issued an important announcement. Not only a significant development for our company but also a significant development in the rapid development and transformation of the hedge fund services sector.   As the major prime brokerages cut down on services to clients, specifically smaller funds, our partnership with Lighthouse offers their clients a turn-key… Read more »

What happens when 30% of 50% goes away? Mar11

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While hard data on the hedge fund industry is hard to come by, it is commonly understood that 50% of single manager money comes from FOFs. According to Hedgeworld, 30% of that 50% is gone, with significant implications for raising new capital. To name a few: – consolidating positions – knock-on redemptions – legitimate concern… Read more »