The Daily Intelligence Briefing: US Labor Jun9

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Hedge Connection is pleased to introduce another DAILY INTELLIGENCE BRIEFING provided by McAlinden Research Partners. A unique briefing is presented early each week as a way to quickly glean important current trends in the global news flow and economic data. This extremely comprehensive report provides a way to identify actionable investment themes early. A snapshot of this… Read more »

Icahn and Fannie/ Freddie, My Brother’s a Millionaire, and the Battle Between Fear and Greed Jun4

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Icahn bought $51 mln in Fannie, Freddie shares – filing Activist investor Carl Icahn acquired about $51 million in the common shares of mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from mutual fund manager Fairholme Funds Inc in March, a court filing showed on Tuesday. Via Reuters The Moat, the Millions and the $50 Timex Watch The… Read more »

The Daily Intelligence Briefing: Focus on Currencies Jun2

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Hedge Connection is pleased to introduce another DAILY INTELLIGENCE BRIEFING provided by McAlinden Research Partners. A unique briefing is presented early each week as a way to quickly glean important current trends in the global news flow and economic data. This extremely comprehensive report provides a way to identify actionable investment themes early. A snapshot of this… Read more »

Ackman Going Public, Transparency Rejection, and Piling into UCITs May29

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Ackman Said to Plan Public Hedge Fund in London One of Wall Street’s boldest investors, the billionaire hedge fund manager William A. Ackman, is building an unusual multibillion-dollar war chest. While hedge funds typically raise funds privately, the founder of the $13 billion Pershing Square Capital Management is planning to tap the public stock market. Mr…. Read more »

Funds Facing Extinction, Popular Portfolio Plays, and Bridgewater’s Top Holdings May21

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Small Hedge Funds Face ‘Extinction’ over Fees and Regulation - aiCIO Some of the smallest hedge funds are under threat of “extinction” due to rising regulatory costs and a rebellion against high performance fees, according to the latest Eurekahedge report into the sector. The report reveals evidence of an increasingly concentrated hedge fund industry as star managers and established… Read more »