Featured Thought Piece: Why Flawed Sales Goals Can Sabotage A Manager Oct30

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One of the most important issues that managers face is projecting from where the firm’s revenues will come next year and beyond, and then establishing specific goals to motivate their sales force to achieve those business objectives. While that approach makes sense, far too many managers set themselves up for failure by setting improper, unrealistic… Read more »

Report: High-Powered, The Energy Revolution Sep23

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What are the opportunities and implications of the energy revolution for both managers and investors? In this LAB Report, you will find surprising insights into how the Energy Revolution is changing both the economy and investing: • Early energy investors were big winners but great opportunities still lie ahead: Demand for both capital and energy is… Read more »

Concept Capital Markets, LLC publishes its Hedge Fund Investor Survey Sep4

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Concept Capital Markets, LLC is pleased to announce the publication of its 2014 Hedge Fund Investor Survey. The survey was conducted during July and August and includes responses from 110 investors that allocate assets to alternative investment managers. These investors, who collectively oversee some $150 billion, are predominantly located in the US and Europe, and represent… Read more »

FINsearches Q2-14 Investor Allocation Report Jul29

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Each quarter FINsearches provides an exclusive report to Hedge Connection regarding institutional investors and their allocation strategies. This is the second report: FINsearches Q2-14 Investor Allocation Report Institutional investors closed out the first half of the year with more than $11 billion in allocations as investors maintained a steady pace to investing in the second quarter,… Read more »

First Quarter Blues, No Flash in the Pan, and Gupta to Surrender Apr17

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First quarter blues – CNBC Many of last year’s high-fliers, particularly tech stocks, took a beating in the first quarter which led to some very poor results for some of the biggest hedge funds. According to CNBC, hedge funds suffered their worst first quarter since the financial crisis with an average gain of just 1.23%… No flash in… Read more »