Stories

  • Life Gone Long

    May 23, 2006

    When David Bavarez left mutual fund giant Fidelity last year, he found an unlikely partner in hedge fund TCI. No wonder his new long-only firm, KDA Capital, looks a lot like a hedge fund.

  • Chilling Times for Hedge Funds

    March 28, 2006

    Managers could face a major credit crunch if they're not careful, thanks to the prime brokerage agreements they fought so hard to get.

  • InvestorForum

    March 28, 2006

  • Master Builder

    March 28, 2006

    Amaranth CIO Hylton Socher explains how the $7.5 billion multistrategy hedge fund firm is using technology to capitalize on new trading opportunities.

  • Pension Corner

    March 28, 2006

  • Playing Defense

    March 28, 2006

    Members of the media have long had a fascination with hedge funds.

  • Plugging the Ivory Gap

    March 28, 2006

  • Pursuing Alpha

    March 28, 2006

    Investors have long debated whether the performance of hedge fund managers justifies the high fees they charge. Our recent study shows that it does.

  • Ready to Please

    March 28, 2006

    Hedge fund managers have a richly deserved reputation for being demanding clients. Here are the European analysts who are best at servicing them.

  • Revenge of the Arbs

    March 28, 2006

    After several years of meager returns, merger arbitrageurs are set to prove the skeptics wrong.

  • Scoreboard

    March 28, 2006

  • Shelter in a Storm

    March 28, 2006

    Kenneth Tropin finds need close to home.

  • Survival Tactics

    March 28, 2006

    Poor performance, disgruntled investors and potential liability from a 2003 regulatory probe have hedge fund manager Thane Ritchie scrambling to hold on to his riches.

  • Thawing Out a Pension Freeze

    March 28, 2006

  • The Activist Appeal

    March 28, 2006

  • The Blackstone Alternative

    March 28, 2006

    Famed for its deal-making prowess -- and the bulging Rolodexes of its co-founders, Pete Peterson and Steve Schwarzman -- Blackstone has quietly built one of the biggest funds of hedge funds in the world. Talk about convergence!

  • UPDATE GLG Partners

    March 28, 2006


 

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