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An Example Of An Industry Analysis; Hedge Fund Quiz

A 22-minute video covering the uranium industry.  An excellent example of how to approach a deeply cyclical resource industry. March Uranium Report The stock catalyst report Uranium – A New Bull Market Is Dawning, With Mike .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 19th, 2017

Will Tairen Capital’s Bullish Moves In Yelp, Alibaba, And Others Help Turn It Around?

While the first-half of 2016 was dismal for the hedge fund industry overall, it was particularly disastrous for Larry Chen and Terry Zhang’s Asia-focused long/short equity hedge fund Tairen Capital. Analysis done by Insider Monkey on Tairen Capital&.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeySep 6th, 2016

European hedge fund market contracts in 2016

The hedge fund industry faces a challenging environment in Europe, with overall assets under management declining in 2016, and net asset outflows continuing through Q1 2017, according to a new report from Preqin......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekJun 28th, 2017

The hedge funder who had long hoped to work for Trump finally got a job

Hollis JohnsonBOSTON (Reuters) - Hedge fund industry executive Anthony Scaramucci, an advisor .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 27th, 2017

European Hedge Fund Market Contracts In 2016

Assets under management held by managers in Europe decrease, as investors continue to redeem capital from the asset class Q1 2017 – Huge Page Of Hedge Fund Letters, Conferences, Calls, And More The hedge fund industry faces a challenging en.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 27th, 2017

Hedge funds firmly in positive performance territory in 2017, says eVestment

Hedge funds returned an average of 0.21 per cent in May 2017, and aggregate returns are +3.20 per cent YTD in 2017, according to eVestment’s Hedge Fund Industry Asset Flow Report for May 2017......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekJun 22nd, 2017

Hedge Fund Inflows Get Boost In May, Bring YTD Total To $23.3 Billion

The hedge fund industry is showing signs of life. Flows are not overwhelmingly positive, but positive enough in May, and in enough months of 2017 to indicate that 2016 may have been simply a r.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 22nd, 2017

Amid Dreary Landscape, Event Funds Stage A Comeback

The US hedge fund industry is in rough shape as the Federal Reserve’s lift-all-boats monetary policy .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 20th, 2017

Hedge fund performance retains momentum in May, says Preqin

The Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund benchmark returned 0.26 per cent in May, marking the seventh consecutive month of positive returns for the industry. Overall, hedge funds have recorded just three months of losses since the start of 2016......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekJun 15th, 2017

Activists Lead With 15.6% Return Over TTM

Almost all leading hedge fund strategies post positive returns as industry records seventh consecutive month of gains Soc Gen: Active Managers Might Be Responsible For Rise of Passive AUM FANG Sell Ind.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 13th, 2017

Viking Returns $8 Billion To Investors As CIO Departs

Along with Eric Mindich's Eton Park Capital Management, Viking Global Advisors was once a stalwart name in the hedge fund industry, consistently generating double digit returns no matter the economy or macro climate. However, just like Eton Park.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 12th, 2017

Come on Analysts, Do Some Analysis

As a manager of a small hedge fund as well as a finance professor, I like to compare my views on the valuation of common stocks to those of other analysts in order gain perspective. This turns out to be […] The post Come on Analysts, Do Some .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 10th, 2017

Bill Ackman On The Industry, Valeant And Retail

Bill Ackman, the founder of the well-known Pershing Square Capital hedge fund, is making a comeback, or so he hopes. He spoke at this year’s SA.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 31st, 2017

HFSB assumes oversight for open protocol risk reporting

The Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB), the global standard-setting body for the alternative investment industry, has become co-chair of the Open Protocol Working Group......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMay 30th, 2017

Leon Cooperman’s Hedge Fund Settles Insider Trading Case

Pending court approval, Mr. Cooperman and Omega Advisers would pay $4.9 million and accept five years of monitoring but he could remain in the industry......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 18th, 2017

The Global ETF Industry Was $847 Billion Larger Than The Global Hedge Fund Industry At The End Of Q1"17

The Global ETF Industry Was $847 Billion Larger Than The Global Hedge Fund Industry At The End Of Q1"17.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMay 18th, 2017

Meet the 9 hedge fund managers who made the most money in 2016

Ruben Sprich/Reuters2016 was a tough year for hedge funds.  The industry as a whole only delivered a 5.4% return for clients, well below the S&P 500's return of 11.9%, according to data from eVestment. Poor performance and high fees dro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 16th, 2017

Emerging markets hedge fund surge accelerates through April

Hedge funds investing in emerging markets extended their Q1 surge into April, with performance led by emerging Asia, including India and China, according to the latest HFR Emerging Markets Hedge Fund Industry Report......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMay 15th, 2017

Hedgewire Europe-only 02/05/17

Newsletter Items: Global hedge fund industry employs nearly 400,000 GFM FundTech 2017 Awards - Voting now openActivist Global hedge fund .....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMay 14th, 2017

Hedgewire Europe-only 02/05/17

Newsletter Items: Global hedge fund industry employs nearly 400,000 GFM FundTech 2017 Awards - Voting now openActivist Global hedge fund .....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMay 14th, 2017

Emerging markets hedge fund surge accelerates through April

Hedge funds investing in emerging markets extended their Q1 surge into April, with performance led by emerging Asia, including India and China, according to the latest HFR Emerging Markets Hedge Fund Industry Report. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMay 13th, 2017