Single Manager Hedge Funds http://www.hedgeweek.com/taxonomy/term/211/0 en S&P Intelligence shows hedge funds moving out of equities http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/17/242762/sp-intelligence-shows-hedge-funds-moving-out-equities <p><em><strong>The latest Hedge Fund Tracker analysis from S&amp;P Global Market Intelligence shows the top funds managed approximately USD150 billion in equity holdings, up from the USD141 billion under management in the first quarter.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/17/242762/sp-intelligence-shows-hedge-funds-moving-out-equities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Wed, 17 Aug 2016 13:38:23 +0000 beverlychandler 242762 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Barclays finds hedge funds failing to meet investor expectations http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/08/242419/barclays-finds-hedge-funds-failing-meet-investor-expectations <p><em><strong>Barclays Prime Services Strategic Consulting has just completed its latest report entitled &lsquo;Against All Odds &ndash; Hedge Fund Industry Developments and Implications for Growth&rsquo;.</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/08/242419/barclays-finds-hedge-funds-failing-meet-investor-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investing in Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Surveys & research Mon, 08 Aug 2016 11:25:52 +0000 beverlychandler 242419 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Japan hedge funds hit by Brexit http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/05/242351/japan-hedge-funds-hit-brexit <p><em><strong>Hedge fund data provider HFR reports that hedge funds investing in Japan declined to conclude the first half of 2016 as the Japanese Yen surged on Brexit, while hedge funds investing in China and throughout Emerging Asia posted mixed performance for the second quarter.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/08/05/242351/japan-hedge-funds-hit-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia-Pacific Single Manager Hedge Funds Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:20:32 +0000 beverlychandler 242351 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Aquila Capital and Alpha Centauri in alternative beta launch http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/25/241944/aquila-capital-and-alpha-centauri-alternative-beta-launch <p><em><strong>Aquila Capital is to launch an alternative beta strategy in cooperation with Alpha Centauri, bringing the Hamburg-based specialist investment boutique, which offers liquid alternative risk premia and equity factor strategies, to Aquila&#39;s Associated Manager Group platform.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/25/241944/aquila-capital-and-alpha-centauri-alternative-beta-launch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Single Manager Hedge Funds Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:28:25 +0000 beverlychandler 241944 at http://www.hedgeweek.com CTAs post positive returns in eight out of nine last quarters http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/05/241253/ctas-post-positive-returns-eight-out-nine-last-quarters <p><em><strong>Societe Generale Prime Services reports that June was a strong month for most CTA strategies, with the SG CTA Index posting the largest monthly gain since November 2014, and 90 per cent of the constituent programs contributing positive returns.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/07/05/241253/ctas-post-positive-returns-eight-out-nine-last-quarters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Market data Indexes Prime brokers Prime Services For Hedge Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 05 Jul 2016 09:28:27 +0000 beverlychandler 241253 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Phd student serves up ace with quant fund http://www.hedgeweek.com/2013/11/12/192977/23-year-old-phd-student-serves-ace-quant-fund <p><em><strong>Sam Barnett, the 23-year old founder and CEO of SBB Research Group, is a talented individual. Having first developed a sophisticated trading algorithm as a teenager, Barnett (pictured) went on to launch his quantitative hedge fund as an undergrad at Cal Tech. </strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-tag"> <div class="field-label">Article Tag:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> SBB Research Group, Sam Barnett, quant, hedge fund </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2013/11/12/192977/23-year-old-phd-student-serves-ace-quant-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 12 Nov 2013 06:30:00 +0000 mkitchen 192977 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Frontier’s FrontEdge Global Hedge adds EUR and Swiss Franc share classes http://www.hedgeweek.com/2011/07/19/124983/frontier%E2%80%99s-frontedge-global-hedge-adds-eur-and-swiss-franc-share-classes <p><em><strong>Frontier Investment Management (Frontier) has launched Euro and Swiss Franc share classes for its FrontEdge Global Hedge Fund in response to growing demand from Swiss and European family offices and institutions. The two new additions mean the fund now offers Sterling, US Dollar, Euro and Swiss Franc share classes.</strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-tag"> <div class="field-label">Article Tag:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Frontier Investment Management, FrontEdge Global Hedge, launched Euro and Swiss Franc share classes </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2011/07/19/124983/frontier%E2%80%99s-frontedge-global-hedge-adds-eur-and-swiss-franc-share-classes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 19 Jul 2011 13:00:00 +0000 wendy.chothia 124983 at http://www.hedgeweek.com GLG launches distressed fund http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/09/29/glg-launches-distressed-fund <p><em><strong>London-based hedge fund GLG Partners has launched a new distressed fund, according to a report in the Financial Times.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/09/29/glg-launches-distressed-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 29 Sep 2009 08:55:25 +0000 mkitchen 15841 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Palotta to close Raptor fund after losses http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/06/03/palotta-close-raptor-fund-after-losses <p><span>Hedge fund manager James Palotta is to close his USD800m Raptor Global fund following investor withdrawals and losses, according to media reports.&lt;</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/06/03/palotta-close-raptor-fund-after-losses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Wed, 03 Jun 2009 10:52:33 +0000 12033 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Vega founder sees new opportunities in turbulent market environment http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/03/17/vega-founder-sees-new-opportunities-turbulent-market-environment <p><em><strong>Ravi Mehra, who made Vega Asset Management one of Europe's largest and best known hedge fund managers, is returning to the market to capitalise on a market environment that he believes wil</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/03/17/vega-founder-sees-new-opportunities-turbulent-market-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 17 Mar 2009 05:59:45 +0000 10253 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Comment: TCI cuts its losses in India http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/03/16/comment-tci-cuts-its-losses-india <p><em><strong>The Children's Investment Fund Management, the hedge fund firm founded by Christopher Hohn, has emerged as the single largest seller of Indian stocks among foreign institutional investors.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/03/16/comment-tci-cuts-its-losses-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Mon, 16 Mar 2009 06:01:44 +0000 10275 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Comment: Citadel ready to rise again http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/03/12/comment-citadel-ready-rise-again <p><strong><em>Citadel Investment Group, whose two biggest funds fell by some 55 per cent in 2008, is ready to return to investors after starting the new year in sparkling form.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/03/12/comment-citadel-ready-rise-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Thu, 12 Mar 2009 06:00:42 +0000 10319 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Hedge funds decline 0.78 per cent in February as equity markets plummet, says Hennessee http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/03/09/hedge-funds-decline-078-cent-february-equity-markets-plummet-says-hennessee <p><em><strong>The Hennessee Hedge Fund Index declined by 0.78 per cent in February, although it remains positive with a bare 0.12 per cent gain so far in 2009, according to Hennessee Group, a provider o</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/03/09/hedge-funds-decline-078-cent-february-equity-markets-plummet-says-hennessee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Mon, 09 Mar 2009 16:22:37 +0000 10371 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Comment: Newer hedge funds continued to outperform longer-established brethren in 2008 http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/02/27/comment-newer-hedge-funds-continued-outperform-longer-established-brethren-2008 <p><em><strong>Peter Urbani, chief investment officer of fund of funds manager Infiniti Solutions, argues that even amid the market turmoil of 2008, newer and smaller hedge fund managers significantly ou</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/02/27/comment-newer-hedge-funds-continued-outperform-longer-established-brethren-2008" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Fri, 27 Feb 2009 06:02:30 +0000 9720 at http://www.hedgeweek.com Comment: Fink splurges on spectacular penthouse http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/02/25/comment-fink-splurges-spectacular-penthouse <p><em><strong>The former chief executive of Man Group, Stanley Fink, is reported to have bought an apartment with what is said to be the best view in London for GBP10m, a four-floor penthouse at the top</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.hedgeweek.com/2009/02/25/comment-fink-splurges-spectacular-penthouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Single Manager Hedge Funds Wed, 25 Feb 2009 06:01:10 +0000 9762 at http://www.hedgeweek.com