Hedge Funds

With global hedge fund assets at roughly $3.45 trillion (and growing by double-digit percentages each year), money managers have a greater influence on public and private markets than ever before. DailyAlts covers every element of the hedge fund industry – from changing performance structures to manager strategies, from regulatory oversight to activist holdings, and from new fund launches to the liquidation of underperformers. This channel is your one-stop-shop for daily news and insights for the influential and topical hedge fund space.

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Pierre Andurand and His Hedge Fund Struggle in January

Pierre Andurand and his hedge fund had a tough start to the year. Andurand Capital Management shed 8% last month due to the slump in oil-and-gas commodities, according to a report from the Financial Times. Last month, crude oil temporarily rallied after the U.S. and Iran appeared on a path toward war. However, once tensions died and concerns about coronavirus and global growth emerged, crude prices went in reverse. 

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FCA-Approved Crypto-Arbitrage Fund Raises $50 Million
September 10, 2019

Nickel Asset Management, a London-based hedge fund, has officially launched a cryptocurrency-focused ‘Nickel Arbitrage Fund.’ The new fund has raised $50 million within two months and won rare approval from…

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Roivant, the Hedge Fund Specializing in Drug Castoffs, Signs $3 Billion Deal
September 9, 2019

Japanese drugmaker Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma will buy a stake of just over 10% in Roivant Sciences Former hedge fund manager Vivek Ramaswamy founded Roivant Sciences, a Swiss holding company. Roivant…

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Now trade the world’s 1st tokenized hedge fund – 24/7
September 9, 2019

Protos, the world’s first tokenized hedge fund, opened to public investors this month Crypto investors can now trade the Protos hedge fund tokens on the OpenFinance Network (OFN). OFN is…

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Activist hedge fund accuses condom-maker of inflating financials
September 9, 2019

Ben Axler of Spruce Point says Church & Dwight rigged numbers to jack up compensation bonuses Church & Dwight is the listed maker of Trojan condoms, sex toys, hair growth,…

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The DailyAlts PlayBook – September 6, 2019
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The DailyAlts PlayBook – September 5, 2019
September 5, 2019

THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK September 5, 2019 Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks UBS recession worries, Boris Johnson’s Brexit gamble, and why Rachel Maddow is tweeting about weather maps. Good morning, The…

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ESMA Hikes Frequency of Liquidity Stress Tests on European funds
September 3, 2019

European funds such as UCITs, AIFs, and ETFs must conduct quarterly liquidity stress tests, according to the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) The funds must implement these tests from…

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The DailyAlts PlayBook – September 3, 2019
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THE DAILYALTS PLAYBOOK September 3, 2019 Today, the DailyAlts Playbook talks Brexit Blues, the SEC’sQ2 fund outflows, and three new fraud cases, and why everyone thinks Michael Burry is Christian…

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Preqin Report: Five Straight Quarters of Hedge Fund Outflows
August 30, 2019

New report shows net outflows yet again in Q2 A Preqin report tracking hedge fund outflows showed more bad news for firms. For the fifth-straight quarter, net outflows hit managers….

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Jana Partners May Push for Bloomin’ Brands to Sell
August 30, 2019

Activist fund discloses new stake in Outback Steakhouse Owners Jana Partners disclosed a 9% stake in Bloomin Brands (NASDAQ: BLMN) on Friday. Barry Rosenstein’s shop is one of the most…

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