Single Manager Hedge Funds http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/211/interviews en Emerging market hedge funds reach record capital levels http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/02/23/248986/emerging-market-hedge-funds-reach-record-capital-levels <p><em><strong>HFR reports that total capital invested in Emerging Markets (EM) hedge funds climbed to a record level to begin 2017, as energy commodities and the US dollar posted strong gains. Assets dedicated to EM funds increased to USD200.7 billion (1.38 trillion RMB, 622 billion Brazilian Real, 13.4 trillion Indian Rupee, 11.6 trillion Russian Rouble, 753 billion Saudi Real) to end 4Q16.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/02/23/248986/emerging-market-hedge-funds-reach-record-capital-levels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Results and performance Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:05:46 +0000 beverlychandler 248986 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Eurekahedge reveals hedge funds up in January http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/02/21/248897/eurekahedge-reveals-hedge-funds-january <p><em><strong>January data from Eurekahedge reveals that hedge funds started the year up 0.87 per cent in January with managers reporting performance-based gains of USD1.3 billion.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/02/21/248897/eurekahedge-reveals-hedge-funds-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Market data Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:15:02 +0000 beverlychandler 248897 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Eurekahedge figures show hedge funds up 0.84 per cent in January http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/02/14/248648/eurekahedge-figures-show-hedge-funds-084-cent-january <p><em><strong>Eurekahedge reports that hedge funds started the year on a positive note, up 0.84 per cent during the month of January. Meanwhile, underlying markets as represented by the MSCI AC World Index (Local) gained 1.49 per cent over the same period.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/02/14/248648/eurekahedge-figures-show-hedge-funds-084-cent-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Market data Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:24:23 +0000 beverlychandler 248648 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Lyxor reports hedge fund performance recovers in February http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/02/13/248590/lyxor-reports-hedge-fund-performance-recovers-february <p><em><strong>Lyxor&rsquo;s Cross Asset Research team has focused on the performance of value equity funds versus their benchmarks in this week&rsquo;s report, commenting that value stocks have lost steam but active managers are staying afloat.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/02/13/248590/lyxor-reports-hedge-fund-performance-recovers-february" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds of Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Results and performance Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:03:43 +0000 beverlychandler 248590 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Hedge funds see largest annual increase since 2014 http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/20/247858/hedge-funds-see-largest-annual-increase-2014 <p><em><strong>HFR&rsquo;s latest report finds that total hedge fund industry capital rose for the third consecutive quarter, surpassing the USD3 trillion milestone for the first time.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/20/247858/hedge-funds-see-largest-annual-increase-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Results and performance Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:15:48 +0000 beverlychandler 247858 at http://www.hedgeweek.com SkyBridge Capital sells majority stake with Anthony Scaramucci to step down immediately http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/17/247696/skybridge-capital-sells-majority-stake-anthony-scaramucci-step-down-immediately <p><em><strong>The majority of global alternative firm SkyBridge Capital has been sold to &nbsp;RON Transatlantic EG and HNA Capital. Financial terms of the transaction have not been disclosed but at the end of November&nbsp;SkyBridge&nbsp;managed or advised on&nbsp;USD12&nbsp;billion.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/17/247696/skybridge-capital-sells-majority-stake-anthony-scaramucci-step-down-immediately" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions North America Investing in Hedge Funds Funds of Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:52:17 +0000 beverlychandler 247696 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Eurekahedge figures reveal hedge fund industry assets down over 2016 http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/10/247425/eurekahedge-figures-reveal-hedge-fund-industry-assets-down-over-2016 <p><em><strong>Latest figures from Eurekahedge reveal that hedge funds gained 1.01 per cent during the month of December, with 2016 returns coming in at 4.48 per cent.This compares with the MSCI AC World Index (Local) gaining 2.38 per cent in December with its 2016 returns coming in at 7.37 per cent.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/10/247425/eurekahedge-figures-reveal-hedge-fund-industry-assets-down-over-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Results and performance Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:10:59 +0000 beverlychandler 247425 at http://www.hedgeweek.com CTA indices post positive returns in December after difficult year http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/06/247309/cta-indices-post-positive-returns-december-after-difficult-year <p><em><strong>Societe Generale Prime Services reports that all SG CTA indices posted positive returns in December 2016 at the end of what it describes as a difficult quarter. However, the SG CTA Index closed the year slightly negative at -2.86 per cent and SG Trend Index was down -6.19 per cent, the first negative year&rsquo;s performance since 2012.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/06/247309/cta-indices-post-positive-returns-december-after-difficult-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Prime brokers Investing in Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Results and performance Fri, 06 Jan 2017 09:48:40 +0000 beverlychandler 247309 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Smaller hedge funds will outperform in 2017, predicts Agecroft Partners http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/03/247190/smaller-hedge-funds-will-outperform-predicts-agecroft-partners <p><em><strong>Smaller hedge fund managers will continue to outperform during 2017, according to Don Steinbrugge&nbsp;Managing partrner of Agecroft partners, who has revealed what he sees as being the top&nbsp;hedge fund industry trends for the coming year.</strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-directory-company"> <div class="field-label">Company:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gfmdirectory/agecroft-partners">Agecroft Partners</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/03/247190/smaller-hedge-funds-will-outperform-predicts-agecroft-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Investing in Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Results and performance Surveys & research Tue, 03 Jan 2017 13:14:56 +0000 beverlychandler 247190 at http://www.hedgeweek.com CTAs and global macro improve their performance http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/03/247189/ctas-and-global-macro-improve-their-performance <p><em><strong>Lyxor&rsquo;s Cross Asset Research team has released a report on the performance of active mutual funds versus their benchmarks in 2016. The team writes that it would be an understatement to say that active investing has been challenged in 2016. </strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2017/01/03/247189/ctas-and-global-macro-improve-their-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Results and performance Tue, 03 Jan 2017 12:41:22 +0000 beverlychandler 247189 at http://www.hedgeweek.com US election surprise proves supportive for risk assets http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/21/247048/us-election-surprise-proves-supportive-risk-assets <p><em><strong>The Lyxor Hedge Fund research team reports that November was an eventful month for investors. &ldquo;The victory of Donald Trump at the US presidential election surprised pollsters and proved supportive for risk assets, against expectations. The MSCI World was up 2.7 per cent while fixed income markets continued to experience headwinds as the improved growth outlook led to a rise in bond yields.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/21/247048/us-election-surprise-proves-supportive-risk-assets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:05:18 +0000 beverlychandler 247048 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Hedge funds showing improved performance for 2016 http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/20/247006/hedge-funds-showing-improved-performance-2016 <p><em><strong>The Eurekahedge December report on hedge funds reveals that over November 2016 hedge funds were up 3.53 per cent for the year, posting better performance compared to a modest 1.73 per cent gain over the last year.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/20/247006/hedge-funds-showing-improved-performance-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investing in Hedge Funds Funds of Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 20 Dec 2016 16:27:15 +0000 beverlychandler 247006 at http://www.hedgeweek.com North American hedge funds post best regional returns in November http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/13/246723/north-american-hedge-funds-post-best-regional-returns-november <p><em><strong>Recovery continues in hedge funds according to Eurekahedge which found that hedge funds were up 0.48 per cent during the month of November, with 2016 year-to-date returns coming in at 3.60 per cent.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/13/246723/north-american-hedge-funds-post-best-regional-returns-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:32:48 +0000 beverlychandler 246723 at http://www.hedgeweek.com HFR reports hedge funds up in November on back of Trump win http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/08/246556/hfr-reports-hedge-fund-november-back-trump-win <p><em><strong>Hedge fund data provider HFR reports that hedge funds advanced in November, as the surprising victory of Donald Trump in the US Presidential election drove expectations for renewed growth, infrastructure spending and reduced regulation.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/12/08/246556/hfr-reports-hedge-fund-november-back-trump-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:48:38 +0000 beverlychandler 246556 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Sun Global CEO comments on popularity of ETFs http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/11/21/245996/sun-global-ceo-comments-popularity-etfs <p><em><strong>CEO and Founder of Sun Global Investments, Mihir Kapadia, has commented on why investors are increasingly choosing ETFs over hedge funds.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/11/21/245996/sun-global-ceo-comments-popularity-etfs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> ETFs Single Manager Hedge Funds Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:07:57 +0000 beverlychandler 245996 at http://www.hedgeweek.com