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From Bloomberg.com: Owning almost anything in the U.S. stock market has been a losing proposition since September. Owning smaller energy companies has been a catastrophe. Hercules Offshore Inc. and Resolute Energy Corp. are among 19 oil-and-gas equities in the Russell 2000 Index that lost more than
Hedge funds favor equity long/short
From Securitieslendingtimes.com: Equity long/short strategies will generate good returns for hedge funds in the future, according to a panel at this year’s Risk Management Association Conference on Securities Lending in Naples, Florida. Panellists Sand
Ex-hedge fund analyst weeps as judge hands down 5 year sentence
From Hereisthecity.com: An ex-hedge fund analyst was sentenced to 5 years in prison for his role in insider-trading scheme. The New York Post reports that former hedge fund analyst Matthew Teeple was sentenced Thursday to fiv
From Bloomberg.com: Can Goldman Sachs put ETF investors on a liquid diet? Goldman is in talks to acquire IndexIQ, Reuters has reported. Index IQ is a small exchange-traded-fund firm known mostly for products that replicate hedge fund strategies, called "liquid alternative" ETFs. While IndexIQ has 11
From Ian Hamilton, founder of IDS Group.
A quick comment on the CALPERS’ disinvestment from the hedge fund market and the jitters it is causing.
Pension Funds should not be sheep and follow CALPERS’ decision as the issues that CALPERS has with hedge fund investments are in many ways unique t
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Near Term Trend: NegativeFriday's Close: 3,814.42UPDATE: **Eight weeks ago we warned; On a longer term chart, resistance starts at the August / Sept 2000 timeframe, near the 4100 region. Following that commentary, the market tested and hung around the 4100 region for weeks, and as of four weeks ago, the market failed near the 4100 region and then proceeded to trade to a low of 3,697.00. The slope of the 21- day (blue) M.A. Line has turned negative and near term resistance at 3,955.00 could prove formidable if the Index rallies into the coming week.