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How Social Media Is Changing The Hedge Fund Industry

Many institutional investors are contacted by thousands of managers a year, meeting with a few hundred, have follow up meetings with fifty, and ultimately allocating to two. In this competitive environment, having a well-thought-out social media strategy is one way to achieve this.
Read by 37% of LPs October 25, 2022

In Turbulent Times Like These, Hedge Fund Investing Makes Sense

The hedge fund industry was launched in the early 1990s and has grown into a $5 trillion global phenomenon. These are scary times for equities as markets trend lower, caught in a vice grip of rising interest rates, inflation and war in Ukraine.
Read by 37% of LPs April 22, 2022

Blackstone's First-Quarter Earnings Surge 63%

Blackstone Inc said its first-quarter distributable earnings jumped 63% as a strong performance from its real estate and credit businesses offset a weak showing from its hedge funds unit.
Read by 67% of LPs March 24, 2021

Global Hedge Fund Investors With $812B Prefer Asia

Hedge funds focused on Asia are predicting a surge of new money from North America and Europe as investors move away from overvalued U.S. assets to tap the early pandemic recovery in China and other parts of the region.
Read by 40% of LPs September 10, 2020

VC Investor Sequoia Launches A Chinese Hedge Fund

Venture capitalist Neil Shen’s Sequoia Capital China is setting up a hedge fund business to leverage its record of choosing winners in Chinese technology.
Read by 55% of LPs April 23, 2020

A Hedge Fund Star Fumbles the Best Job In Finance

The country’s central bank, which is responsible for the fund and its management, finds itself accused of being less than transparent about how the 53-year-old, a very successful hedge fund manager, got the job when he didn’t feature on the initial list of applicants.
Read by 39% of LPs October 24, 2019

Jeff Vinik Says He's Ending Fund Because Investors Doubt His Strategy

Star stock picker and longtime money manager Jeffrey Vinik explained that he's shuttering his hedge fund because would-be investors balked at his investment strategy, a reluctance that ultimately capped how much his relaunched firm was able to raise.
Read by 78% of LPs October 19, 2019

Chip Stocks Rally Deals Blow To Hedge Funds

A favorite strategy of hedge funds that splits technology stocks into hardware and software makers has been sputtering for months. It finally blew up.
Read by 37% of LPs

April 30, 2019

Denison University's Alts-Heavy Approach Continues To Be A Strength | David Barcus, Director Of Investments | Q&A

David Barcus, director of investments, joined Denison University in 2011. In this interview, he discusses the very successful transition welcoming their CIO, why Denison continues to have a significant allocation to hedge fund strategies, and how they plan to build a small but impactful venture portfolio.
Read by 40% of LPs April 30, 2019

A $90B Swedish Investor Says He Won't Touch Hedge Funds

One of Sweden’s biggest pension funds says there’s no case for using hedge funds given the cost they represent in the current environment.
Read by 52% of LPs March 27, 2019

This Hedge Fund Lost $139 Million Last Year, Citigroup Feeling the Pain

Three months after news first emerged of a hedge fund blowup that threatens to saddle Citigroup Inc. with millions of dollars in losses, details of the fund’s implosion are becoming clearer.
Read by 44% of LPs