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


Trend-Following Issues Take Toll on ISAM

ISAM, a commodity-trading advisor whose trend-following program traces its origins to Man Group, is mired in a prolonged drawdown.

Read more.


Scaramucci Plans Revival of SALT Conference

Two months after returning to SkyBridge Capital, Anthony Scaramucci is setting the stage for the next SALT conference in Las Vegas.

Read more.


Former Perry Exec Uziel Back in Business

Former Perry Capital partner Ori Uziel is returning to the hedge fund business after a 10-year absence.

Read more.


Millennium Churns Pool of External Managers

Millennium Management’s investment in Teza Capital earlier this year marked the fifth time in 12 months that the multi-strategy giant hired an...

Read more.


Bass-Backed Blueport in Marketing Mode

Peter Blaustein and Arnau Porto, who since 2015 have been running money exclusively for billionaire Robert Bass, are seeking outside investors.

Read more.


Trade-Execution Shop Expands in US

Outset Global Trading, a London-based firm offering trade-execution services to hedge funds, is expanding its footprint in the U.S.

Read more.


BitGo Still Aiming for Custodian Role

Details are emerging about a plan by BitGo to offer qualified-custodian services to cryptocurrency hedge funds.

Read more.


Falcon Edge's Gerson Directs Seeding Effort

Falcon Edge Capital founder Richard Gerson, linked in recent news reports to meetings between Abu Dhabi officials and associates of President Trump, is...

Read more.


Funds Brace for Money-Laundering Rules

Hedge fund lawyers and administrators are busy helping managers of offshore funds comply with stricter anti-money-laundering regulations in the Cayman...

Read more.


Harvard Management Alums Ready to Go

Two former Harvard University endowment executives are putting the finishing touches on an equity fund that’s set to launch around midyear.

Read more.


Premium Point Debacle Detected Early On

A large fund-of-funds manager raised a red flag about Premium Point Investments’ asset-valuation policy seven years before a federal grand jury...

Read more.


New Energy Fund Employs Machine Learning

The founders of a technology company that uses machine learning to more accurately predict the capacity of oil-and-gas fields are marketing a fund that...

Read more.
RSS Feed