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June 10, 2021

Boston Children's Portfolio Has Done Well Despite Challenging 12-15 Months, Says Philip Rotner, Chief Investment Officer | Q&A

Philip Rotner is the chief investment officer at Boston Children's Hospital, where he manages the hospital's endowment, pension, and short-term investment assets. In this interview, he explains why Boston Children's Hospital continues to be ranked as the number one pediatric hospital in the world, how Boston Children's built its proprietary investment model to support its mission of treating sick children, and how health system's don't ordinarily plan to sustain 12 months of losses caused by a pandemic. Although, Phil adds that investment markets have done just fine despite a challenging 12-15 months.
Read by 52% of LPs 12 minutes ago

One Of The Biggest Buildings In The Centre Of Cardiff Acquired In A Multi-million Pound Deal

Golate House has been acquired on behalf of a Jersey-based investor. : Golate House, which extends to more than 45,000 sq ft and is fully let, has been acquired by Ship Street and ADAPT Real Estate on behalf of Jersey-based investor UKRO in a PS9.15m deal. Property advisory firm Cooke & Arkwright acted for the acquirer on the deal. Savills acted for the vendor in the Aegon Property Income Fund. The office and retail scheme is located on a 0.5 acre corner site fronting onto St Mary Street, Golate Street and Westgate Street.
Read by 74% of LPs 12 minutes ago

Ta Associates Announces Strategic Growth Investment In Apex Group In Partnership With Genstar Capital And Peter Hughes

SAN FRANCISCO and BOSTON, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, announced today a significant minority investment in global financial services provider Apex Group Ltd. ("Apex" or "The Group"). Apex is majority-owned by Genstar Capital, a...
Read by 79% of LPs 32 minutes ago

R-zero Grabs $41.5M In Series B Funding

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, R-Zero has raised $41.5 million in funding led by World Innovation Lab.
Read by 62% of LPs 42 minutes ago

Mortgage Rates For June 17 - The Washington Post

The 30-year fixed-rate average, which has remained below 3 percent the past nine weeks, fell to 2.93 percent this week.
Read by 33% of LPs 51 minutes ago

Hedge Funds Aren't Done Buying Bilibili Inc. (bili)

Out of thousands of stocks that are currently traded on the market, it is difficult to identify those that will really generate strong returns. Hedge funds and institutional investors spend millions of dollars on analysts with MBAs and PhDs, who are industry experts and well connected to other industry and media insiders on top of that. Individual investors can piggyback the hedge funds employing these talents and can benefit from their vast resources and knowledge in that way.
Read by 80% of LPs 51 minutes ago

Here Is What Hedge Funds Think About Dollar General Corp. (dg)

Although the masses and most of the financial media blame hedge funds for their exorbitant fee structure and disappointing performance, these investors have proved to have great stock picking abilities over the years (that's why their assets under management continue to swell). We believe hedge fund sentiment should serve as a crucial tool of an individual investor's stock selection process, as it may offer great insights of how the brightest minds of the finance industry feel about specific stocks. After all, these people have access to smartest analysts and expensive data/information sources that individual investors can't match.
Read by 59% of LPs 52 minutes ago

Billionaire Says He's Bullish On Oil Stocks

Oil stocks are the cheapest equities by every measure because people hate them, according to a hedge fund manager. : Tepper, who was participating in the Robin Hood Investors Conference Wednesday, said with interest rates this low, equities are the place to be -- particularly FAANG stocks, according to people who heard his comments. The interview was pre-recorded for the event, which was held virtually this year. Oil stocks are the cheapest equities by every measure because people hate them, said Tepper, who runs hedge fund Appaloosa. Tepper said he's long many of them.
Read by 56% of LPs 52 minutes ago

One Billionaire Reportedly Pressured Porn Giant To Purge Millions Of Videos | The Daily Caller

'Bill pulled the leverage of the Mastercard relationship': The billionaire manager of a massive hedge fund reportedly spearheaded the effort to force Pornhub to remove millions of unverified videos. Bill Ackman, the president of Pershing Square Capital Management, read The New York Times article "The Children of Pornhub" in December 2020. He then pressured his friend, then-MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga, into suspending MasterCard's contract with Pornhub until the company eliminated rape and revenge porn content, Institutional Investor reported Wednesday. Pornhub ultimately removed more than 78% of its videos following pressure from MasterCard, Visa and politicians.
Read by 57% of LPs 52 minutes ago

Hedge Funds Cashing Out Of Zoetis Inc (zts)

The financial regulations require hedge funds and wealthy investors that exceeded the $100 million holdings threshold to file a report that shows their positions at the end of every quarter. Even though it isn't the intention, these filings to a certain extent level the playing field for ordinary investors. The latest round of 13F filings disclosed the funds' positions on March 31st. We at Insider Monkey have made an extensive database of more than 866 of those established hedge funds and famous value investors' filings.
Read by 44% of LPs 1 hour, 12 minutes ago

Elastic N.v. (estc) Is Turning Into A Hedge Fund Hotel

Before we spend countless hours researching a company, we like to analyze what insiders, hedge funds and billionaire investors think of the stock first. This is a necessary first step in our investment process because our research has shown that the elite investors' consensus returns have been exceptional. In the following paragraphs, we find out what the billionaire investors and hedge funds think of Elastic N.V. (NYSE:ESTC). Elastic N.V. (NYSE:ESTC) was in 52 hedge funds' portfolios at the end of the first quarter of 2021. The all time high for this statistic was previously 49.
Read by 69% of LPs