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    1. June 29, 2016

      GAM buys $4bn hedge fund manager Cantab Capital

      GAM is buying the $4bn hedge fund manager Cantab Capital, billing the deal as the “cornerstone” for a new quantitative...

    2. June 16, 2016

      Hedge funds culled as performance sags

      The hedge fund industry continued to shrink in the first quarter of the year, as uneven performance failed to reassure...

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    1. Investing in commodities

      Caution is the watchword even if there is a strong long-term case to be bullish...
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    1. June 13, 2016

      Lansdowne to reap windfall from LinkedIn deal

      Lansdowne Partners is probably breaking out the bubbly in Mayfair today. As one of the largest hedge funds holding...

    2. May 24, 2016

      Hedge funds: Overpriced, underperforming

      It was the shot heard around the hedge fund world. After the New York City Employees’ Retirement System decided to cash...

    3. Fast FT

      May 23, 2016

      Tudor Investment cuts fees amid weak performance

      One of the industry’s oldest and most expensive hedge funds is cutting fees for its investors as its flagship fund has...

    4. Fast FT

      May 20, 2016

      Hedge funds: stale and pale

      Hedge fund portfolios are on a long losing streak, with high levels of concentration in a small number of bets and a...

    5. April 27, 2016

      Daniel Loeb warns of hedge fund ‘killing field’

      One of the most powerful US hedge fund managers believes that the industry is in “first innings of a washout” after a...

    6. April 20, 2016

      Blackstone’s Senfina hedge fund suffers 15% fall

      Blackstone’s new hedge fund, its crown jewel last year, has fallen more than 15 per cent in value since January,...

    7. Fast FT

      April 15, 2016

      Man Group bags funds as markets stay 'challenging'

      Man Group chief executive Emmanuel “Manny” Roman has warned that the “challenging” backdrop for markets may dent...

    8. March 8, 2016

      Trend-following hedge fund strategies lead performance in 2016 

      Computer-driven hedge funds renowned for “trend-following” are beating their highly paid human counterparts so far this...

    9. January 15, 2016

      Perry Capital cuts jobs after redemptions

      Perry Capital, the US hedge fund, has laid off traders after a significant portion of clients asked for their money...

    10. January 10, 2016

      Investors in the mood to cut hedge fund exposure

      Global investors are planning to cut their exposure to hedge funds in 2016 following a disappointing performance in the...

    11. January 1, 2016

      Seneca Capital latest hedge fund to close to outsiders

      Seneca Capital has become the latest hedge fund to remove external investors, as volatility and investor pressure in...

    12. Fast FT

      December 18, 2015

      Hedge fund closures hit highest level since Q1 ‘14

      The pace of hedge fund liquidations climbed in the third quarter to the highest level since the first three months of...

    13. September 20, 2015

      The week: September 21

      • Hedge funds owned or run by women have beaten the industry average on a one-year, three-year and five-year view,...

    14. July 21, 2015

      Exchange traded funds grow bigger than hedge funds

      The level of assets in exchange traded funds has surpassed those held by hedge funds for the first time, highlighting...

    15. FT Alphaville

      June 19, 2015

      Zombie update: the silent hedge fund apocalypse

      More hedge funds have closed in the last decade than were open for business at the start of it, according to industry...

    16. May 5, 2015

      Hedge fund pay down as top 25 managers bank total of $11.6bn

      The world’s 25 best paid hedge fund managers earned a combined $11.62bn last year even as the industry suffered from...

    17. April 12, 2015

      Hedge funds’ bets on strengthening dollar pay off

      Hedge funds have enjoyed their best quarter relative to US equities in four years as big bets on the rise in the US...

    18. December 14, 2014

      High fees and low performance hit hedge funds

      Disenchantment over high fees and lacklustre performance may finally be turning the tide against hedge funds, fresh...

    19. September 16, 2014

      Calpers gives up on the hedge fund dream

      In the years since the financial crisis, many once-fashionable investment vehicles have fallen from grace. Fewer buyers...

    20. FT Alphaville

      July 21, 2014

      One in four lose some more

      The cover of FTfm features some tough Monday morning reading for professionals paid to help investors pick hedge funds:...

    21. July 20, 2014

      Hedge funds braced for some of their worst returns since 2008

      Hedge fund managers expect to deliver some of their worst returns since the financial crisis this year, amid rising...

    22. July 9, 2014

      Event-driven hedge funds pull ahead

      Hedge funds that trade on corporate dealmaking and agitate for change in boardrooms have been the winners in the first...

    23. April 16, 2014

      Hedge funds suffer worst start to year since crisis began

      Hedge funds have had their worst start to the year since the start of the financial crisis as political uncertainly in...

    24. FT Alphaville

      February 25, 2014

      Can we finally lay to rest the idea that zombies justified their existence in 2008?

      When it comes to hedge fund performance there are a lot of excuses deployed to justify the billions of dollars charged...

    25. January 22, 2014

      Investors forgive weak hedge fund returns

      Hedge fund investors must be forgiving types. Inquests on 2013 are under way, showing that the funds endured yet...

    26. FT Alphaville

      December 9, 2013

      Zombies are the wrong kind of mean

      The generally excellent Spencer Jakab leaves his zombie repellent behind on Monday, when he speculates in the Wall...

    27. December 1, 2013

      Central banks cast as commodity hedge fund scapegoats

      Central banks have become a scapegoat for many struggling commodity-focused hedge funds, but investors have not given...

    28. November 12, 2013

      Goldman bet looks beyond hedge fund gloom

      Goldman Sachs is betting that the hedge fund industry can attract more investors despite its recent performance record...

    29. FT Alphaville

      November 8, 2013

      Another walking dead update

      Two months to go to year-end, and hedge fund managers are starting to ask their staff for some ideas to get performance...

    30. October 9, 2013

      Record hedge fund inflows come at a price

      For hedge funds, with all due deference to Dickens, this is the best of times, and this is the worst of times. Never...

    31. FT Alphaville

      October 8, 2013

      Walking dead update

      The latest monthly performance figures for the hedge fund industry are out — and those funds still breathing had a...

    32. FT Alphaville

      September 16, 2013

      Hedge funds and the last half-decade: you don't know what you've got 'til it's gone

      The financial crisis was tough for hedge funds: some collapsed, some merely lost half of their investors’ carefully...

    33. September 15, 2013

      Unfair Darwinian churn drowns small hedge funds

      Managers of smaller hedge funds endure the occasional bout of schadenfreude as they watch money wash into their bigger...

    34. FT Alphaville

      August 8, 2013

      Hedge funds: nice backlash, but we still growin'

      Before anything, go read Josh Brown and come back. The total number of extant hedge funds is again above 10,000 and...

    35. July 28, 2013

      Hedge funds gripped by crisis of performance

      Hedge funds have a performance problem. Since the turn of the decade, Wall Street’s master stock pickers have...

    36. July 14, 2013

      US hedge fund ads worry rivals

      Hedge funds could steal market share from the US mutual fund industry after the Securities and Exchange Commission...

    37. July 14, 2013

      Activist investors fuel event-driven returns

      Dell, Apple and Herbalife are just some of the companies to have come under intense activist-investor pressure this...

    38. June 26, 2013

      Short view: hard going for hedge funds

      Would you have preferred a hedge fund caught in Lehman Brothers when the US bank collapsed in 2008, or one which made a...

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