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Selections from Recent Issues

07/18/2018

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.

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07/11/2018

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.

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07/04/2018

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.

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06/27/2018

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...

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06/20/2018

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.

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06/20/2018

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.

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06/13/2018

BitGo Still Aiming for Custodian Role

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

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06/06/2018

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...

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05/30/2018

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...

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05/23/2018

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.

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05/16/2018

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...

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05/09/2018

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...

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