Posts Tagged ‘HedgeFundAlert’

Carlyle Quants in Bridgewater Bailiwick

July 9, 2014

Chidem Kurdas

Risk-parity investing is not a household term. At least, not yet. (more…)

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Event Investing amid Washington Uncertainty

October 7, 2013

Chidem Kurdas

The federal government shutdown and looming debt ceiling (more…)

Eton Park Changes Leave Some Discontent

September 3, 2013

An attempt to placate investors by (more…)

Goldman Bid for FoF Growth

April 30, 2013

Goldman Sachs continues the battle to (more…)

JP Morgan Highbridge Housing Bet

October 16, 2012

Chidem Kurdas

Will JP Morgan’s $26 billion hedge fund business Highbridge Capital (more…)

Viking Retains Confidence Despite Rough Sailing

August 9, 2012

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Andreas Halvorsen looks to be a winner (more…)

Falcone Shuts Down Fund Slowly

March 28, 2012

Chidem Kurdas

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

Black Diamonds Get Noticed

January 26, 2012

Chidem Kurdas

Investors are always on the look-out for the next great manager, though the top league of large hedge funds has not changed much in years and consists mostly of the same names. One firm that (more…)

Lasry Winds Down Asia Fund

August 31, 2011

Distressed debt and equity specialist Avenue Capital is slowly selling the assets of a long-running Asia fund (more…)

Elliott Dominates Event-Driven Portfolios

October 21, 2010

Chidem Kurdas

Look at a big investor’s event-driven holdings and a name you’re likely to spot is Elliot Associates LP. Longevity and a reliable track record probably have something to do with it—Paul Singer, a lawyer, founded Elliot in 1977. (more…)