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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

03/25/2020

Plunging Conditions Drag Down Hohn's TCI

Plummeting stock prices have sent TCI Fund Management’s returns deep into negative territory.

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03/18/2020

Managers Seek to Cope With "Trial By Fire'

The coronavirus is testing hedge fund business continuity plans in ways never before seen — or even imagined.

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03/11/2020

York Alum Combines Public, Private Deals

A former York Capital executive is starting a hedge fund firm that would trade public equities while allowing limited partners to co-invest in...

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03/04/2020

Chalkstream's Tsai Switches Over to PDT

Continuing his longstanding ties with quantitative-investment guru Peter Muller, Chalkstream Capital chief investment officer Andrew Tsai is stepping down...

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02/26/2020

Longtime Quant Specialist Offering AI Play

The founder of alternative data-technology company CloudQuant is starting a hedge fund that would employ machine-learning tactics.

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02/19/2020

Evanston Redeploys After Exiting Element

By pulling its money from Element Capital, fund-of-funds operator Evanston Capital removed the largest position in its portfolio — and a significant...

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02/12/2020

Multi-Manager Push Gains Momentum

Two former Lighthouse Investment executives are nearing the launch of a novel multi-manager program that has been more than two years in the...

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02/05/2020

Activist Manager Offers Fund for Buyout Play

Activist shop Engaged Capital is raising money for a special-purpose vehicle that would aid its quest to take over a publicly traded nutrition and...

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01/29/2020

Elm Ridge Continues to Hemorrhage Capital

Elm Ridge Management is clinging to life, with Duke University now its only major investor.

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01/22/2020

Cohen's Point72 Approaching Peak Assets

The assets of Steve Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management could soon surpass those of predecessor SAC Capital.

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01/15/2020

Prime Brokers Skittish on Risk in Options Plays

A change in risk requirements that Jefferies’ prime-brokerage unit imposed on options-trading hedge fund clients has resulted in problems for some of...

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01/08/2020

Goldman Sachs Alums Prep Quant Offering

An investment team that oversaw billions of dollars for Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s quantitative-equity unit is preparing to launch a hedge...

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