Ensure Your Edge With Fresh Intelligence

Every week, Hedge Fund Alert helps subscribers anticipate risks and opportunities by revealing behind-the-scenes developments in the fund-management arena.

Selections from Recent Issues

07/29/2020

Ex-RBC Trader Aims for Fund Launch

The former head of RBC’s proprietary statistical-arbitrage trading desk is looking to launch his own fund in September.

Read more.

07/22/2020

McKinsey-Funded Manager Slashes Roster

MIO Partners, a fund-of-funds operator that deploys capital for employees of consulting giant McKinsey & Co., is laying off more than 10% of its...

Read more.

07/15/2020

Avoro Alum Planning Biotechnology Vehicle

The number-two investment executive for Avoro Capital’s high-performing biotechnology-stock hedge fund is forming his own firm.

Read more.

07/08/2020

New Firm Touting Infrastructure-Debt Tokens

A New York startup is developing an auction and trading service that promises to make infrastructure loans available to a broader set of investors,...

Read more.

07/01/2020

Goldman Goes Digital for Cap-Intro Service

Goldman Sachs’ prime-brokerage unit is developing an electronic capital-introduction service that could become a model for the bank’s...

Read more.

06/24/2020

EJF Adds to Wave of Opportunistic Funds

EJF Capital, which saw substantial losses amid the coronavirus-related selloff in March, is raising capital for a fund that seeks to take advantage of...

Read more.

06/17/2020

Top Investment Professionals Exiting Soroban

Two key stock analysts are on their way out of Eric Mandelblatt’s Soroban Capital, whose only hedge fund has been experiencing losses.

Read more.

06/10/2020

Pipeline Filling With Healthcare Startups

A slew of startup hedge fund operators are touting their abilities to make money in a healthcare-stock sector that has been whipsawed by the coronavirus...

Read more.

06/03/2020

Work From Home Working Well for Many

Despite a long-standing disdain in the investment world for working from home, the transition to dining-room tables during the coronavirus crisis has gone...

Read more.

05/27/2020

Tice Betting Virus Will Boost Gold, Silver

Prominent stock market bear David Tice has lined up a bullish bet on precious metals companies via his latest hedge fund.

Read more.

05/20/2020

BofA Fine Tied to Prime-Brokerage Head

It turns out the Bank of America executive at the center of Finra’s censure of the bank heads the entire prime-brokerage division.

Read more.

05/13/2020

Fir Tree Ex-Partner Planning Fund Launch

A former Fir Tree Partners executive is planning a fund that would invest predominantly in debt and equities outside the U.S.

Read more.
RSS Feed