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Black-Owned Hedge Fund Helping Underserved Access a Slice of the Pie

February 26, 2020 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

BLK Capital Management was founded in 2017 under the motto: “A limited partnership of investors that uses high-risk methods, such as investing with borrowed money, in hopes of realizing large capital gains.” The 100% black-owned investment vehicle is a hedge fund started by three black students from Princeton and Harvard Universities. It is unique in […]

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Angel Onuoha, BLK Capital Management,

Bridgewater’s Dalio Looking to Golden Lifeboat

January 30, 2020 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Traditionally gold is where investors park their money in troubled times, such as inflation or a rocky stock market. But with inflation low and the market reaching historic highs, why would Ray Dalio, the superstar hedge fund manager of the world’s largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, recommend a move to gold. Dalio is predicting that […]

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Bridgewater Associates, Gold, Ray Dalio,

Singapore is the Place for Great Returns

December 16, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

The world’s best performing hedge fund for 2019, Vanda Global Ltd., gained 300% this year, and is based in the tiny island city state of Singapore. And Vanda is not the only such fund; Singapore has two of the world’s ten best-performing hedge funds, with a third fund partly based here. By way of comparison, […]

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Chong Chin Eai, Vanda Global Ltd,

SEC Evaluating Facelift to Rules of Investment in Hedge Funds

November 27, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

The qualifications for who can or can’t invest in riskier investment vehicles have been in place with no revisions since the 1980s, and some say its time for a change. That change is being considered right now by the Securities and Exchange Commission, making some requirements stricter, and others less strict. Wall Street executives have […]

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Securities and Exchange Commission,

The Power of Compound Interest to Retire with $5 million

November 10, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Watch this short video to discover how important it is to begin saving for retirement at an early age with consistent monthly payments to yourself. With regular savings that begin early, retiring a millionaire is not an impossible dream.

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Retirement, savings,

Solel Partners Starts Trading with $600 Million AUM

October 10, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Veteran traders Craig Peskin and Peter Fleiss, former Highfields Capital Management partners, launched Solel Partners with limited partner Jon Jacobson, founder of Highlands. Others with stakes in the new fund include foundations, endowments, and other high-wealth persons. The fund’s strategy as described in a report from Bloomberg includes value-oriented credit and equities. Reuters first announced […]

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Highfields Capital, Jon Jacobson, Peter Fleiss, Solel Partners,

Upcoming Trading Show

September 26, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Next Wednesday 25th September the annual Trading Show will be held at New York City’s Hilton Midtown hotel. The exhibition is held each year for automated trading and exchange technologies, giving companies the opportunity to present their most recent developments.  This includes: QA systems, market analysis systems, real-time financial systems, etc.  Some individuals like to […]

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Automated Trading, Big Data,

August Great Month for Some Hedge Funds

September 18, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

According to Hedgeweek, the Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index grew by 0.17 percent during the month of August. To date the fund was up by 6.58 percent. About 32.6 percent of hedge fund managers who are part of the index saw double-digit gains from January to August 2019. Other indexes that rose in value this year […]

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Eurekahedge Hedge Fund Index, Hedgeweek,

Barron’s Likes Two Reinsurance Companies

September 9, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

According to financial journal Barron’s, two reinsurance companies, which are backed by major hedge funds, are good bets for investors. The recommendation is based on the fact that the companies’ share prices have not yet benefited from the reinsurance sector’s better pricing outlook. Barron’s stated that the two firms “trade well below book value and […]

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Dan Loeb, Greenlight Capital Re, Third Point Reinsurance,

Let’s Take a Look at 2019’s Best Performing Hedge Fund

August 29, 2019 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

So far 2019 has been kind to investors. So far, the S&P 500 index has grown by about 20%, a nice performance and hard to beat. But apparently not for three-year-old Singapore-based Vanda Global Fund. This hedge fund outperformed every other fund so far this year, skyrocketing by an awesome 278%! How were these results […]

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Chong Chin Eai, Vanda Global Fund,

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