Archive for the ‘Redemptions’ Category

Eton Park Changes Leave Some Discontent

September 3, 2013

An attempt to placate investors by (more…)

Long Afterlife of Credit Crisis Casualty

July 11, 2013

Chidem Kurdas
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…)

Goldman Sachs Upholds Investor Differences

April 11, 2013

Chidem Kurdas

A hedge fund investment vehicle (more…)

Stanford Beneficiaries Lose in Courts

January 24, 2013

Chidem Kurdas

The political and investment beneficiaries of Allen Stanford’s Ponzi scheme have little recourse left in their efforts to keep the money they received from him. Yesterday a District Court (more…)

Citadel Redemption Model Attracts Interest

January 22, 2013

Chidem Kurdas

Citadel Investment Group may have found the right balance (more…)

Regulators Scrutinize FoF Products

January 10, 2013

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US Securities and Exchange Commission staff are (more…)

Asked to Vote, Some Walk

August 23, 2012

Fund managers sometimes seek their clients’ consent (more…)

Pershing Square Double Gates, Expected IPO

August 6, 2012

Chidem Kurdas

Activist investing requires long-term committed capital, something William Ackman apparently seeks to (more…)

Falcone Shuts Down Fund Slowly

March 28, 2012

Chidem Kurdas

Philip Falcone, mired in persistent losses and legal problems, is liquidating (more…)

Soft Lock-Up Fees Vary

March 27, 2012

Chidem Kurdas

Managers’ need for long-term capital and investors’ aversion to (more…)