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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

09/28/2016

Structured-Product Pros Prepare to Launch

Investors will soon get a crack at a structured-product hedge fund being assembled by a team that generated double-digit returns over five years working in...

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09/21/2016

Hedge Fund Seeder Offers Commingled Fund

After seeding six hedge fund operators on a deal-by-deal basis in recent years, Stable Asset Management has begun marketing its first pooled...

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09/14/2016

Alumni of Milken Family Office Set to Launch

Two portfolio managers who previously worked for Michael Milken’s family office are starting a hedge fund.

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08/24/2016

Candlewood Adds Direct-Lending Vehicle

Candlewood Investment is getting into the direct-lending business.

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08/17/2016

Redemptions Rising at Burbank's Passport

Recent losses at Passport Capital appear to have spooked some investors.

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08/10/2016

Early Gains Lift Kamensky's Marble Ridge

Former Paulson & Co. partner Dan Kamensky is off to a strong start with a distressed-debt hedge fund he launched in January.

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08/03/2016

Seasoned Macro Pro Pitches Volatile Strategy

Alex Gurevich, a macro trader who made a name for himself at J.P. Morgan before the financial crisis, is raising capital for a hedge fund.

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07/27/2016

MKP: Managers Have Been "Slow to Adapt'

In his first performance report as chief executive of MKP Capital, Rich Lightburn offered a candid explanation for the lackluster returns of many of the...

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07/20/2016

Promising Startup Struggles to Gain Traction

Scott Stevens is restructuring his Grays Peak Capital less than a year after getting it off the ground — a clear sign of the difficult fund-raising...

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07/13/2016

Equity Manager Plymouth Lane Calls It Quits

Plymouth Lane Capital is shutting down.

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07/06/2016

Loan Buyer Drops Bid to Widen Investor Base

Marketplace-loan buyer Direct Lending Investments has canceled a bid to convert its only hedge fund into a ’40 Act vehicle — a step that...

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06/29/2016

Owl Creek Touting Returns of Argentina Play

A move by Owl Creek Asset Management to double down on Argentine sovereign bonds at the height of the country’s debt crisis has paid off for...

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