Top Four Hedge Fund-Related Blogs

Hedge fund and finance enthusiasts surely know the best online sites to stay updated with the latest news, gossip, advice and developments. According to fin.com, the best hedge fund-focused blogs are: Hedgefund.net, owned by Channel Capital Group Inc. HedgeFundBlogger, by Hedge Fund Group’s Richard Wilson HedgeCo.net, which combines numerous takes, approaches and perspectives with a …

Chilton Investment’s Robert Williamson Jr. Found Dead

B. Robert Williamson Jr., 55-year old managing director and portfolio manager of hedged U.S. strategy at Chilton Investment Co., was found dead this weekend in North Carolina. Williamson was staying with his family on Figure Eight Island near Wilmington when he was reported missing on Sunday morning. His body was discovered in his car, submerged …

Oliver Schupp: Hedge Funds Post Positive Performance

According to the Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index, hedge funds saw an increase of 0.69% in July. Credit Suisse Index President Oliver Schupp said “The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index gained 0.69% in July, with six out of ten sectors posting positive performance for the month. Managed Futures was the best …

Hedge Funds Vs. Global Economy

Incredible Industry Inflows Reports for this month have been nothing short of great for the hedge fund industry. Indeed, it has been shown to have been the “best-ever month in terms of inflows, attracting nearly $35 billion in new money on the month.” Crisis? What Global Economic Crisis? Everyone keeps ranting on about the global …

New Hedge Fund News

The latest hedge fund news shows that Lumix Capital AG is planning to launch an agricultural hedge fund during this quarter. Since June of 2008 the Lumix AgroDirect Fund has been incubated.  They invest in the production of soft commodities in four countries – Uruguay, Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay. As Lumix’s managing partner, Gonzalo Fernandez …