Former Goldman Sachs co-chairman, ex-US senator, and governor of New Jersey, Jon Corzine, is to shutter the hedge fund he started after the collapse of MF Global Holdings, and return cash to investors, according to a report by Bloomberg.
Hedge funds saw a small decline in performance in August, with an overall weighted average return of -0.8%, marking the first negative month of 2023, according to new data from Citco, although almost half of funds (49.7%) administered by the firm recorded positive returns during the month.
European asset management major Amundi, has partnered with $1.5bn special situations hedge find firm, Sand Grove Capital Management to launch a new event-driven UCITS fund, the Amundi Sand Grove Event Driven Fund.
Crypto hedge fund Grayscale is looking to launch a new exchange-traded fund tracking ether futures, according to a report by Finance Feeds citing a US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing made on 19 September.
Bridgewater Associates has seen a surge in assets from wealthy Chinese investors on the back of strong performance by its flagship China fund, which has gained 11% this year as of August, according to a report by Bloomberg.
Digital asset investment products saw outflows totalling $54m last week, and have now seen outflows in eight of the last nine weeks totalling $455m, according to the latest Digital Asset Fund Flows Weekly report from CoinShares.