Archive for the ‘BlackRock’ Category

Unusual Quant Strategy Attracts Capital

October 29, 2015

Chidem Kurdas

New hedge fund businesses have always faced daunting odds. Today it is even harder for them to succeed, squeezed as they are between financial markets that no longer seem to offer profit opportunities and investors who are afraid to commit their money.  (more…)


Peltz Continues Legg Mason Saga

September 10, 2015

Chidem Kurdas

Nelson Peltz has been a large investor in asset manager Legg Mason (more…)