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Hedge Funds Bypass Apple In Top 10 Holdings

Apple is not as popular with hedge funds as other tech stocks. Even though Apple is a “big five” technology company, Goldman Sachs analysts said in a note that it’s not in the “top five” holdings by hedge funds, according to news from CNBC. The note contains a list of 50 stocks that appear most frequently in […]
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Warren Buffett Beat The Hedge Funds. Here's What He Learned - Feb. 24, 2018

One decade ago, Warren Buffett took a $1 million wager that stashing money in an index fund would make you richer than if you entrusted it with hedge fund managers.
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Warren Buffett Says Famous Hedge-fund Bet Delivered This Unexpected Lesson

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett took a victory lap Saturday after easily winning a famous 10-year, $1 million bet that a passively managed index fund could beat the returns on a selection of hedge funds.
Read by 44% of LPs February 23, 2018

How Artificial Intelligence Has Made Its Way From Wall Street's Top Hedge Funds To Retail Investors

The use of Artificial Intelligence as an investing tool was once reserved for the top of the Wall Street food chain. Only the largest commercial traders, financial institutions, hedge funds, and others with the necessary resources could implement an AI-based trading strategy into their portfolios. read more.
Read by 73% of LPs February 23, 2018

Custom House Global Fund Services Appoints Coo

Independent hedge fund administration specialist Custom House Global Fund Services has appointed David Barry as Chief Operations Officer (COO) responsible for the oversight and management of Custom House's global administration team.
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Brookfield Asset Management Inc Has Decreased Its Position In Simon Ppty Group Inc New (spg) By $18.13m As Share Value Declined

Brookfield Asset Management INC Has Decreased Its Position in Simon Ppty Group ... Frisco Fastball - 17 hours ago Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.22, from 0.76 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 57 investors sold SPG shares while 202 reduced holdings. Brookfield Asset Management INC Has Cut Stake in Simon Ppty Group INC New (SPG ... - Reurope Brookfield Asset Management INC Has Lowered Simon Ppty Group INC New (SPG ... - KL Daily.
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Hedge Fund Replicating Etfs

All Hedge Fund Managers say "thank you for supporting their investment and adding fuel to their short hedge position when unwound in a carry trade. Exchange-traded funds designed to mimic the strategies of hedge funds are mimicking their way into [...] The post Hedge Fund Replicating ETFs appeared first on ValueWalk.
Read by 43% of LPs February 22, 2018

Synap, Imagineer Technology Group To Merge - John Pletz Technology Blog - Crain's Chicago Business

Two software companies that target hedge funds join forces, led by Backstop co-founder Jeremie Bacon as CEO. : If you wait long enough, some deals have a way of working out.Long before he became CEO of software startup Synap, Jeremie Bacon wanted to buy Imagineer Technology Group, the New York-based maker of software that helps investment managers and hedge funds keep track of and communicate with clients.
Read by 71% of LPs February 22, 2018

Look At Quant Hires For Ken Griffin's Habit Of Pouncing On Distress

At a time when hedge funds are struggling to lure assets and beat benchmarks, the billionaire founder of Citadel continues to pounce on opportunities. This week, Griffin hired a quant team from Hutchin Hill Capital less than three months after its founder Neil Chriss said he was closing his hedge fund. Griffin, who started Citadel in 1990, has a history of seizing the moment when others are in distress.
Read by 71% of LPs February 22, 2018

Rich Schimel, Head Of Citadel's Aptigon Unit, Replaced By Eric Felder

There has been a shake-up at the top of one of the billionaire Ken Griffin's stock-picking units. Rich Schimel, who headed Aptigon, a unit of the $27 billion hedge fund Citadel, and David Bonfili, formerly Aptigon's chief operating officer, have left, a spokesman for Citadel told Business Insider in an email. "Eric Felder has been named Head of Aptigon Capital and Reza Shahi will assume COO responsibilities for the business," the spokesman said, adding that the changes were made "to strengthen the platform and drive investment performance."
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