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London Hedge Fund Offering Discount to Bring in Clients

May 17, 2020 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Selwood Asset Management, a $3.5 billion hedge fund and one of the fastest-growing funds in London, has set up a seductive fee structure not seen since the last collapse of the financial markets. The company will not take a share of the profits some of its new clients make until the net asset value of […]

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Survey finds Hedge Funds Growing

April 28, 2020 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

The most recent report of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) found that in the past two years since the last survey done in 2018, the value of the AUM of hedge funds has increased by almost 20%. The report is done once every two years. This year’s report included 8.5% more hedge funds […]

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Arrano Capital Introduces Hong Kong to Bitcoin

April 20, 2020 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Venture Smart Asia Ltd.’s blockchain division, Arrano Capital, opened Hong Kong’s first, government-approved cryptocurrency fund. The fund will track bitcoin prices and will be fully funded when it reaches $100 million AUM by one year of operation. The fund offers Hong Kong investors the city’s first government-regulated vehicle for betting on Bitcoin. The Securities and […]

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Multi-Strategy Funds Perform Well in Falling Market

April 2, 2020 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Stocks have just had their worst performance during the last three months, yet multi-strategy hedge funds that bet on a wide range of markets using teams of traders, centralized risk management and leverage, are doing well. One example is Balyasny Asset Management. This firm finished Q1 with a 4.8 percent gain, with a 3.7 percent […]

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Brevan Howard Doing Well Amid Current Financial Uncertainty

March 26, 2020 James Heinsman Company Spotlight

New Jersey-based Brevan Howard Asset Management is riding the storm of the coronavirus outbreak in excellent shape, predicting that March could be its best month since it was founded in 2003. The firm’s flagship macro hedge fund, Brevan Howard Master Fund, saw a rise of 17% during the first three weeks of March, adding up […]

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Weinstein’s Saba Management Weathering Storm Well

March 16, 2020 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

So far, Boaz Weinstein is feeling pretty good about the performance of Saba Capital Management LP. So far his 2020 returns are posting 67% gains. During the first two weeks in March alone the fund rose by a supersonic 33%. His nicknamed “doomsday fund” better known as Saba’s Tail Fund, designed to score when the […]

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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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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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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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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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