Hedge Fund Research

Hedge Fund Industry Shrinking Says Barclays

August 10, 2016 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

A report published by Barclays Bank shows that the number of hedge funds is shrinking for the first time since the 2008 economic crisis. Poor earnings are forcing the funds to close, and bad returns are discouraging managers from taking the risk of opening new hedge funds. The Barclays report predicted that by the end […]

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Hedge Funds Headed Up in Q1 2015

April 9, 2015 Ryan James Hedge Fund News

Hedge Fund Research, a firm that tracks the ups and downs of the hedge fund industry, reported that hedge funds rose by 2.4 percent on average during the first quarter of 2015. That figure surpasses the stagnant S&P 500 which rose by 0.4 percent during the same period. This news comes as a positive reflection […]

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Hedge Fund Managers’ Compensation Up 8% in 2014

November 9, 2014 Debbie Jacobs Hedge Fund News

According to a survey by New York-based Glocap Search LLC, money manager at hedge-fund companies that manage over $4 billion earned about $2.4 million so far this year. That number reflects an 8 percent increase over last year’s earnings. Glocap, an executive-search firm, added that compensation for senior traders and analysts at big companies with […]

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Hedge Fund Quote: Kenneth J. Heinz

April 22, 2012 Debbie Jacobs Quote of the Day

According to recent data from Hedge Fund Research, or HFR, hedge fund assets boasted record highs during this year’s first quarter, making it the best first quarter in five years. The report stated that total assets distributed to hedge funds since January passed $16 billion. The firm added that investors continued to prefer the more […]

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Hedge Funds Plummet, But Could Be Worse

August 10, 2011 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

2008 Way Worse For Hedge Funds Than Today While the financial situation definitely isn’t exactly looking rosy for hedge funds these days and they have definitely been witnessing some pretty hefty drops, things could be worse. One just needs to take a look back to a mere three years ago when the situation for the […]

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Hedge Fund Research Reports Losses

July 10, 2011 James Heinsman Hedge Fund News

Hedge funds have recorded their biggest decline since May of 2010, which, according to Hedge Fund Research, was 1.22% on average. This is actually a small improvement than last year’s 1.67% decline in the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index. JoycePayne Partners’ William Pusey said that for “a number of top hedge funds…their performance correlates generally […]

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Top Performance By Emerging Market Hedge Funds

December 9, 2010 Debbie Jacobs Hedge Fund News

The HFRI Emerging Markets (Total) Index rose 9.3 percent through October, industry tracker Hedge Fund Research said on Friday. The index increase reflects the fact that hedge funds that invested in Russia, Latin America, the Middle East, growing Asian economies, and other emerging markets, have outperformed all other hedge funds so far this year. “Emerging […]

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