Hedge funds behind Glanbia uplift | Ireland – The Times

Last week’s sharp rise in the share price of Glanbia, the international food group, has been linked with a routing of hedge funds that were betting the company’s annual results would disappoint. Shares in the company rose by almost 13% last Tuesday after the company released results that were only slightly ahead of previous company […]

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Roundup: Hedge funds less volatile than S&P 500 while posting comparable gains over the long term: hedge fund news week 08 – Opalesque

  Tweet             Track Keywords   In the week ending February 22nd 2019, a report said hedge funds have a lower volatility than the S&P 500 PR Index: 5.59% compared to 13.60%. Over the longer term, hedge funds have posted returns comparable with the S&P 500. The negative returns for the hedge fund […]

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Hedge Fund LMR Hires BAML Equity Executive William Hillegass – Finance Magnates

LMR Partners, a London-based hedge-fund firm with $5 billion of assets under management, hired former US head of equity derivatives at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, William Hillegass, who brings over 15 years of experience to the multistrategy fund. Hillegass joins LMR Partners, which has offices in London, Hong Kong and New York, to run […]

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Investors Re-emphasize Compliance And Cybersecurity During Hedge Fund And Private Equity Operational Due Diligence, According To Corgentum Survey – PRNewswire

NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Corgentum Consulting, a leading provider of operational due diligence reviews and background investigations, announced today the results of a new investor and operational due diligence (ODD) analyst survey. 79% of respondents stated they are spending more time analyzing compliance and regulatory risks in funds as compared to last year. […]

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Why You Should Care When Hedge Funds Invest in Halcon Resources Corporation (HK)? – Post Analyst

Halcon Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) went up to recover about 25.17% since recording its record low price of $1.43. The stock experienced -3.76% slump, arriving at $1.79 on 02/21/2019. During the day, the stock price traveled from $1.77 to $1.89. This company shares are 137.43% off its target price of $4.25 and the current market capitalization […]

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Aberdeen Standard Investments targets institutional investors with passive hedge Fof – Investment Europe

Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) is launching a fund of alterantive Ucits funds for institutional investors, offering a passive way to gain exposure to a diverse range of hedge fund strategies. The ASI HFRI-I Liquid Alternative Ucits Strategy is being seeded with $150m of institutional investor money. It will invest in over 140 Ucits funds, mirroring the constituents […]

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Why You Should Care When Hedge Funds Invest in Unit Corporation (UNT)? – Post Analyst

Unit Corporation (NYSE:UNT) went up to recover about 24.56% since recording its record low price of $13.19. The stock experienced -4.86% slump, arriving at $16.43 on 02/21/2019. During the day, the stock price traveled from $16.25 to $17.45. This company shares are 22.76% off its target price of $20.17 and the current market capitalization stands […]

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