Archive for the ‘Asset Flows’ Category

AQR Closes Fund to New Clients

August 20, 2013

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With total assets more than doubling in the past two years, AQR Capital (more…)

Blackstone Sanguine on Fed Policy

July 22, 2013

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The message from Blackstone group is notably upbeat. (more…)

Taper Time Tactics

July 17, 2013

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No cold turkey, Ben Bernanke promises. The idea is to gently withdraw (more…)

Long Afterlife of Credit Crisis Casualty

July 11, 2013

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The death of a hedge fund, unlike the end of Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman, takes a while. Often years. Even so, six years is long time (more…)

The DE Shaw Paradox

June 27, 2013

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DE Shaw Group is among the (more…)

Goldman Sachs Upholds Investor Differences

April 11, 2013

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A hedge fund investment vehicle (more…)

Duquesne Veteran Gets Big Investors

March 5, 2013

After Stanley Druckenmiller closed Duquesne Capital (more…)

Weak FoF Returns; Clients Leave

February 12, 2013

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2012 was a bad year for fund of funds. Even some highly regarded managers (more…)

Viking Retains Confidence Despite Rough Sailing

August 9, 2012

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Andreas Halvorsen looks to be a winner (more…)

Permal Persists; Blackstone Near Top

August 1, 2012

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Competition for capital is intense among the few large funds of funds managers left standing (more…)