The Daily Shot 10/29/15: Global Macro Currents Oct29

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Greetings, Once again we begin with the United States where the Fed has struck a decisively hawkish tone. The central bank made it clear that a December hike should not be discounted. If the October payrolls report is not terrible, the Fed is likely to raise rates – otherwise it risks losing credibility. Yellen is

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AUM Over Three Trillion, A Deadline Extended, And Whitney’s Biggest Investor Sues Dec25

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Hedge Fund AUM Up To $3.070 Trillion A two-month decline in hedge fund performance came to an end in November as the hedge fund industry saw positive results last month, according to the November 2014 eVestment Hedge Fund Performance Report.   Via: Hedgeco.net Federal Reserve Extends Deadline for Banks to Sell Hedge Fund Stakes The Federal Reserve extended the deadline for bank

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Who’s Shutting Down, Insider Traders Beware, and the Fall of the Bond King Dec3

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Hedge Funds Shut as Managers Struggle in Year of Two Percent Returns Hedge funds are shutting at a rate not seen since the financial crisis, as many managers post disappointing returns and an elite group of firms dominate money raising. The $37 billion Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP is the latest firm to close a

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Hedged News: BofA’s Problem, Fast Trading Data, and the IRR Disclosure Probe Oct29

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SEC Splits on BofA Business Curbs An internal disagreement within the Securities and Exchange Commission is threatening potentially lucrative revenue streams at Bank of America Corp. , according to people close to the situation. At stake is whether banks should face business restrictions after settling SEC enforcement actions. The SEC is deadlocked on whether to allow Bank

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