Some of functionality may not work while you disabled JavaScript. Enable JavaScript for better User Exprience. February 13, 2019

Tech Platform Smallcase Raises $8 Mn In Series A Funding From Sequoia India

smallcase Technologies, the Bengaluru-based company which operates platforms for individual investors to invest in portfolios of stocks ETFs with their existing demat accounts, announced that it has raised $8 million from leading investors.
Read by 38% of LPs February 04, 2019

Smartx Offers Outsourced Cio Services

TAMP makes it easier for advisors to provide portfolio recommendations and analysis. : Turnkey asset management platform SMArtX now has an outsourced chief investment officer service, according to the company. Pascal Roduit, who formerly worked for hedge fund sponsor Mercer Park LP, was hired as chief investment strategist to lead the new offering. Advisors using SMArtX's OCIO services will have access to institutional strategy analysis and portfolio construction recommendations, which are suggested based on advisors' current needs and criteria.
Read by 69% of LPs February 04, 2019

Griffin Institutional Access(r) Real Estate Fund Posts Record-setting Month In January | Business Wire

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Griffin Capital Company, LLC ("Griffin Capital"), a leading private investment firm and one of the nation's premier alternative investment advisors, today announced another milestone for its flagship interval fund, Griffin Institutional Access Real Estate Fund. Investor flows for the month of January exceeded $118 million. Since the Fund's June 2014 inception, assets under management have grown to $3 billion, and with the strong results posted in the fourth.
Read by 42% of LPs February 02, 2019

Climate Dashboard Shows Improvement To 3.9degc But More Action Is Needed - Professional Investor

Although the COP24 yielded worryingly few advances, there are still glimmers of hope for climate change progress. : Schroders' QEP Investment Team employ intelligent portfolio construction based on innovative and forward-looking research to deliver a broad range of actively-managed solutions for investors. Discover our comprehensive range of European equity strategies, from traditional equity investing, such as growth and value, to alternatives such as absolute return. Liquid alternatives can help to build robust portfolios fit to withstand a range of different market environments. Click here to learn about Schroders' liquid alternatives offering.
Read by 34% of LPs February 01, 2019

How To Fix Your Hedge Fund Portfolio

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Read by 78% of LPs January 26, 2019

Opalesque Roundup: Hedge Fund Investors Redeem Like It's 2009: Hedge Fund News Week 04

In the week ending September 25th 2019, a research by eVestment showed that the hedge fund industry assets under management plummeted by -$88.7bn. Investors removed -$19.64bn from the industry in December, bringing total 2018 investor redemptions to -$35.3bn, the second highest investor redemptions since 2009. HFR data pointed to a drop of hedge fund assets to $3.11tn as of Dec. 31, down from the prior quarter record of $3.24tn due to investor redemptions, record equity market losses and overall market volatility.
Read by 47% of LPs January 24, 2019

Jane Buchan's New Hedge Fund - Barron's

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers visit There's a lot about the hedge fund world that Jane Buchan, co-founder of hedge fund-of-funds firm Paamco, doesn't understand. Or why so much attention goes to a few single-name stockpickers, when most assets sit with thematic investors like Bridgewater and AQR Capital Management. Or why people would pay hedge fund fees when they're really getting market exposure. Especially when you can break up the factors that contribute to performance and keep just the parts you like.
Read by 50% of LPs January 22, 2019

Jp Morgan's 2019 Alternatives Outlook Highlights Opportunities Across Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Private Credit, Real Estate And Real Assets

JP Morgan Asset Management released its inaugural Global Alternatives Outlook featuring a 12- to 18-month outlook for each of the key alternative asset classes and highlighting the firm's CEOs, CIOs, portfolio managers and strategists' most promising investment ideas over that time horizon.
Read by 31% of LPs January 13, 2019

Opalesque Roundup: In A Contrarian Move Contrarian Hedge Fund Manager Jeff Vinik Re-opens Fund: Hedge Fund News Week 02

In the week ending January 11th 2019, investment titan Jeffrey Vinik said he is ready to manage money for outside clients again and plans to relaunch his hedge fund firm Vinik Asset Management after sitting out the last six years. While other hedge-fund titans are quitting, Jeff Vinik is going back in. "After six years of running my own money, the fire in my belly still burns," said Vinik in a statement.
Read by 30% of LPs December 11, 2018

How Hedge Funds Invest: Three Practical Steps To Elevate Your Trading

Being responsive to new information doesn't mean panicking when the market goes against you -- in fact, it's the opposite. It means being thoughtful and realistic about the forward-looking potential of your investments versus what's currently priced in the market.
Read by 35% of LPs