Mon, Jun 27, 2016
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Alternative Market Briefing

Opalesque Roundup: Hedge fund redemptions rose to 4.32% in mid-May: hedge fund news, week 22

Monday, May 26, 2014

In the week ending 23 May 2014, hedge funds assets redemptions rose to 4.32% in mid-May from 3.23% in April according to the SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator; Eurekahedge said positive returns and less redemptions stabilized AuM for funds of hedge funds; and Citadel completed its first international fund raising in China.

CalSTRS pledged $200m to provide seed capital to activist hedge fund Legion Partners.

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management launched the DWS Strategic Equity Long/Short Fund; Premier Group launched the SRI fund for retail investors; AXA group said it would build 'fund of funds' for socially responsible investing; Jason Mann will launch a healthcare hedge fund in June; Aberdeen Asset expected to complete a new fund that invests in Brazilian stocks and government debt; AMP Capital launched a long/short equity strategy; Ken Xu is setting up his own hedge fund in Hong Kong; Gary Klopfenstein is leaving Mesirow Financial to open a boutique firm focused on currency and alternative investments; Eigenvector Capital launched its first fund that focuses on systematic value-based strategy, Gottex Fund developed a new fund that provides retail investors access to endowments; and a team of investment veterans to launch a global emerging market hedge fund for Gemfonds.

361 Capital said ......................

To view our full article Click here

Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing


  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Opalesque Roundup: Hedge funds shrink as liquidations outpace new launches in Q1: hedge fund news, week 27[more]

    In the week ending 17 May, 2016, HFR said hedge fund liquidations declined narrowly to begin 2016 after rising sharply to conclude 2015, as investors positioned f

  2. Europe - Hedge funds keep powder dry over big Brexit bets, Hedge funds sense profit in Europe shock waves after Brexit vote, Soros warns Brexit may cause pound plunge worse than Black Wednesday, After Brexit: What will happen if Britain votes to leave the UK?[more]

    Hedge funds keep powder dry over big Brexit bets From FT.com: Hedge funds are shying away from big bets on Brexit, with many unwilling to risk further losses having already suffered a painful first half of the year. With the outcome of a UK vote on the country’s membership of the Europea

  3. News Briefs - ’Flash Boys’ get green light to launch stock exchange, Pimco says ‘storm is brewing’ in U.S. commercial real estate, Bankers get ready to rumble at Hedge Fund Fight Night, AIMA Australia celebrates 15th anniversary[more]

    ’Flash Boys’ get green light to launch stock exchange In an investing environment ruled by fast, the newest U.S. public stock exchange is banking on slow. Well, slower. IEX Group, which won Securities and Exchange Commission approval on Friday to go head-to-head with the New York Stock E

  4. Blackstone buys minority stake in New York-based credit hedge fund Marathon[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: Blackstone Strategic Capital Holdings Fund, a vehicle managed by Blackstone Alternative Asset Management (BAAM), has acquired a passive, minority interest in Marathon Asset Management, for an undisclosed sum. Based in New York,

  5. Global markets fell, hedge funds gain in mid-June on Brexit, Fed rate concerns[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Global financial markets declined through mid-June, as uncertainty associated with the upcoming Brexit referendum and expected U.S. Fed interest rate hike contributed to increases in volatility across asset classes, data provider