Monthly Archives: February 2011

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Hedge Fund Managers: A Secondary Firm’s BFF – Wall Street Journal (blog)

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AllAboutAlpha.com (blog)Hedge Fund Managers: A Secondary Firm's BFFWall Street Journal (blog)… Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners and Pomona Capital are said to be in the pole position to pick up a portfolio of some $400 million to $5… Continue reading

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Kaplan to leave BofA for hedge fund

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Steven Baronoff will again take control of the deals business at BofA Merrill Lynch, after the decision by Jeff Kaplan, the global head of mergers and acquisitions, to leave the bank Continue reading

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Deutsche Bank and Lynx launch Ucits hedge fund mirroring Bermuda offshore fund – Hedge Funds Review Magazine

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Hedge Funds Review MagazineDeutsche Bank and Lynx launch Ucits hedge fund mirroring Bermuda offshore fundHedge Funds Review MagazineBrummer's 18 hedge funds cover a range of investment styles including long/short equity, market neutral, managed fut… Continue reading

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Fund Times: October 11 – 15 – Morningstar

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Fund Times: October 11 – 15MorningstarPlackett has been working alongside Cox on the fund since August 2007 but they have also worked together on the on the BlackRock UK Emerging Companies hedge fund since it was launched in 2004; the duo will continue… Continue reading

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Libya worries and poor HSBC figures send FTSE lower, but Essar Energy gains ground – The Guardian

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The SunLibya worries and poor HSBC figures send FTSE lower, but Essar Energy gains groundThe GuardianCanada's Mattamy Homes, US group Heritage, hedge fund billionaire John Paulson and Starwood Capital were all said to be interested, with the highes… Continue reading

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The future for UK wines looks rosé – The Guardian

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The GuardianThe future for UK wines looks roséThe GuardianLast October, Driver, a former hedge-fund manager, sank £3.5m into buying Rathfinny Farm, near Lewes, which he plans to cultivate with 400 acres of vines. Plumpton College was an unknown quant… Continue reading

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Investors cut stocks but stay exposed in February: Reuters poll – Baltimore Sun

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Investors cut stocks but stay exposed in February: Reuters pollBaltimore SunThe UK survey of 11 investment managers showed the average allocation to bonds in global balanced portfolios jumped to 22.8 percent from 21.1 percent in January, while exposure… Continue reading

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Investors cut stocks but stay exposed in February: Reuters poll – Chicago Tribune

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Investors cut stocks but stay exposed in February: Reuters pollChicago TribuneThe UK survey of 11 investment managers showed the average allocation to bonds in global balanced portfolios jumped to 22.8 percent from 21.1 percent in January, while exposu… Continue reading

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UK funds reduce risk as North African crisis unfolds – Forexyard

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UK funds reduce risk as North African crisis unfoldsForexyardA survey of 11 investment managers showed the average allocation to bonds in global balanced portfolios jumped to 22.8 percent from 21.1 percent in January, while exposure to alternatives suc… Continue reading

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Accountancy institute investigates Ernst & Young’s administration of Greek … – Telegraph.co.uk

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Telegraph.co.ukAccountancy institute investigates Ernst & Young's administration of Greek …Telegraph.co.ukBertrand des Pallières, founder of SPQR Capital, a hedge fund that lost millions in the administration, is understood to have made the … Continue reading

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