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Opalesque Roundup: Large hedge funds close to outside investors to manage own money: hedge fund news, week 22

In the week ending 22 May, 2015, it was reported that big hedge funds are closing their firms to outside investors and deciding to manage their own assets; Jana Partners said that the value of its U.S. public equity holdings jumped by $2.2bn in Q1 to reach $11.5bn; rising valuations and the search for higher yield have pushed assets in many alternative investment funds; investor requests to take out cash from hedge funds rose in May to their highest this year; Glenview Capital said it would stop accepting new investor money in its main hedge funds by year-end; Vanguard Group stretched its lead as the largest manager of U.S

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