Top-Performing Hedge Funds Picking GE, Facebook and Biogen

June 16, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Hedge funds which are showing excellent results and have been for the past three-years are picking stocks such as General Electric, PG & E, Facebook, Biogen and more. According to the hedge fund tracking firm Symmetric.io, the top 10 stock picker hedge funds are: • Aisling Capital • Boxer Capital • RA Capital Management • […]

More

Aisling Capital, Biogen, Boxer Capital, Facebook, PG&E,

Hedge Fund Money Trending Towards ESG Investments

May 30, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Socially responsible investing has been trending in recent years with close to $31 trillion finding its way to investment funds and strategies that look for companies that practice good governance and socially responsible business practices. But until recently hedge funds have lagged a bit behind this trend. According to a study by Preqin published this […]

More

Agecroft Partners, ESG, Preqin, Socially responsible investing,

Investors Betting on Cryptocurrency Funds

May 22, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

The first quarter of 2019 was a good one for cryptocurrency hedge funds. Total AUM (assets under management) exploded by three times in that period, according to research. Investment company Elwood Asset Management partnered with PwC, a consultancy firm, to publish a report that found the median crypto hedge fund AUM was worth $4.3 million […]

More

Elwood Asset Management, PwC,

Smaller than Average Fund Reaping Better Than Average Returns

May 14, 2019 James Heinsman Company Spotlight

Launched in 2015, Monica Hsiao’s Triada Capital Ltd is the little fund that could. Hsiao, who is a native of Guam, started her fund with a mere $7 million, some of it from her parents’ savings. That number is only about one-third of what an average Asia-focused hedge fund company begins with, at least recently. […]

More

Monica Hsiao, Triada Capital Ltd.,

Meet Five Rising Hedge Fund Stars

May 6, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

The world’s most talked-about hedge fund conference is about to get underway on May 6, 2019. The Sohn Investment Conference is entering its 24th iteration at the David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center in New York City, and will once again feature up and coming talent in its “Next Wave” series. This special series highlighting […]

More

Matthew Smith,

Hedge Fund Homeowners Downsizing Away from their Connecticut Mansions

April 21, 2019 James Heinsman In the News

Prices of luxury mansions continue to plummet as the number of sprawling homes floods the market in the well-known hedge fund haven of Greenwich, Connecticut. The size homes that successfully sold decreased for a third time, bringing the median price of single-family homes down by 17% during the first quarter of 2019m from the previous […]

More

condos, Connecticut, Greenwich, single-family homes,

Jen Lai Picks Another Sleeper Stock After Big Win

April 10, 2019 James Heinsman In the News

Jen Lai seems to know what to look for when it comes to stock picks. If the past is a harbinger of the future, then we can expect Jen Lai’s next pick to cash in. Over the past two years Lai had her money on GDS Holdings, a data center operator based in Beijing. The […]

More

Dalton Investments, GDS Holdings, Jen Lai,

Brazil is Bridgewater’s New Best Bet

March 21, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Until recently Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund has been a big investor in the China market. Another region has caught the interest of the $160 billion Connecticut- based fund, and that is Brazil. Analysts at Bridgewater recently told Reuters they have their eyes on Brazil and expect it to become the country with […]

More

Brazil, Bridgewater Associates, Jair Bolsonaro,

Harvard Getting Infusion of Capital for Drug Research

March 13, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Harvard University is getting ready to announce a partnership with health care hedge fund company Deerfield Management which has promised to spend $100 million to grow Harvard’s drug research endeavor. A new company was created to bring the money to the lab. Called Lab1636, the hope is that discoveries made at Harvard will lead to […]

More

Deerfield Management, Harvard University, Isaac T. Kohlberg, James E. Flynn, Lab1636,

New Study Shows Women and Hedge Funds Still Don’t Mix

March 4, 2019 James Heinsman In the News

According to a new report released by Preqin, women make up less than 20% of the hedge fund industry’s work force, a number that has barely changed since November 2017. Women are even rarer in the upper echelons of the $3.2 trillion sector, composing a mere 11% of the senior execs. In November 2017 Preqin […]

More

Absolute Return, Girls Who Invest, Preqin, women,

« Previous Posts

Powered by WordPress. Designed by elogi.