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Selections from Recent Issues

06/22/2016

LP Exits Cloud Visium-AllianceBernstein Deal

A plan by Visium Asset Management to rescue its multi-strategy hedge fund by handing it off to AllianceBernstein faces increasingly long odds.

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06/15/2016

Trader's Pedigree Trumps Investor Anxiety

A difficult capital-raising environment hasn’t been a problem for energy-focused startup TVR Capital.

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06/08/2016

Aquila Recruits US Funds for UCITS Series

Aquila Capital, a Europe-focused alternative-investment manager, is scouting U.S. hedge fund operators to add to its UCITS program.

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06/01/2016

Arrowgrass Courts Pension for Deutsche Deal

Arrowgrass Capital is orchestrating a deal that would finally allow Deutsche Bank to sell its ownership interest in the $5.8 billion hedge fund...

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05/25/2016

LP Moves Prompt Changes at Deer Park Road

Mortgage-bond investor Deer Park Road Management is adjusting its product mix in response to redemption pressures and shifting investor demand.

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05/18/2016

Whitebox Offering Comes With Long Lockup

Whitebox Advisors is marketing a structured-credit-product fund with a long lockup period.

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05/11/2016

Round Table Team Preps Global-Macro Fund

Key members of Ian Banwell’s team at Round Table Investment have re-emerged with plans to launch their own global-macro fund.

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05/04/2016

Investors Press Managers on Hurdle Rates

With hedge fund returns languishing, investors are asking managers for higher hurdle rates.

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04/27/2016

Banks Lose Market Share in Prime Brokerage

The latest data on hedge funds’ prime-broker relationships show most of the big Wall Street banks are losing market share while a number of smaller...

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04/20/2016

Och-Ziff Case Raises Issue of "Bad Actor' Rule

A likely sticking point in Och-Ziff Capital’s settlement talks with the U.S. Justice Department is the applicability of the “bad-actor”...

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04/13/2016

Burbank's Passport Slides Amid Market Gains

Passport Capital’s funds again diverged from industry averages in March, this time by posting losses amid gains in the broader market.

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04/06/2016

Website Enables Co-Investment on Small Scale

A financial-technology startup is offering investors direct access to distressed debt, liquidations and other complex deals for minimum investments of just...

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