Other Voices: Hedge fund marketing and the selling cycle... [more]By Bruce Frumerman.
How long is the selling cycle now? That’s a question my financial communications and sales marketing consulting firm has been asked on a regular basis by hedge fund firm owners and sales people, ever since we opened the doors to our firm in 1987 pre-crash.
Other Voices: Gender diversity on fund boards - addressing the gap... [more]By: Carne Group
The issue of a lack of female directors on corporate boards has risen up the regulatory and political agenda recently, and managers of public money in particular are focusing on the issue of diversity on fund boards. A recent article published by FT Ignites has pointed out that w
APS China A Share Fund gains 14.8% in October... [more]Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Singapore-based fund management firm APS Asset Management saw its APS China A Share Fund gain 14.8% (net) in October and 18.8% YTD in 2015, outperforming the benchmark, the Shanghai A-Share Stock Price & Shenzhen A-Sha
Legal - Adviser sanctioned over help for hedge funds... [more]From SLTRIB.com: A firm that helps guide hedge funds' responses to government actions is being sanctioned by regulators over its acquisition and handling of possibly nonpublic information, as regulators crack down on the flow of trading tips from Capitol Hill to Wall Street.
Marwood Group will
Commodities - Gold price: Hedge funds can't exit market fast enough... [more]From Mining.com: On Monday on the Comex market in New York, gold futures with December delivery dates fell more than 1% to trade at a fresh five year low. Settling at $1,065.00 gold is down $110 an ounce or just under 10% from where it was trading just before the Federal Reserve's interest rate anno
Activist News - A hedge fund calls for $4 billion payout from Japan's Kyocera... [more]From Bloomberg.com: A Hong Kong hedge fund stepped up its pressure on Kyocera Corp., calling on the Japanese electronics maker to pay back more than $4 billion to investors. Kyocera should sell its 1.02 trillion yen ($8.3 billion) stake in phone carrier KDDI Corp. and give about half the proceeds to