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Candice Beaumont Selected as Speaker at the 14th Annual Hedge Fund Worlds Asia Conference

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NEW YORK, NEW YORK, Sep 06, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Candice Beaumont was selected as a speaker at the 14th annual Hedge Fund Worlds Asia Conference taking place on September 7th to 9thh at the Harbour Grand Hotel, Hong Kong. Ms. Beaumont is part of the Family Office Investments session on Wednesday September 7th […]

Hedge Funds Basics: Video

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Here’s a quick video that gives you some hedge funds basics. Hedge Funds Basics A hedge fund is a private, actively managed investment fund that utilizes sophisticated strategies in international and/or domestic markets designed to offset losses during a market downturn and/or generate returns higher than traditional stock and bond investments.[1][2] The first hedge fund […]

Private Equity Delivers Slight Recovery

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The Independent reports that private equity is showing signs of recovery after some very difficult years. Private equity investors recorded a much-needed jump in disposals last year, after several years of subdued activity, although the level of “exits” was barely half 2006′s peak, according to research. Buyout firms sold or floated 57 European companies in […]

Gold Helps Hedge Funds During August Turmoil In Equities

Gold helps hedge funds during global turmoil in equities

Bloomberg reports that record gold prices propped up hedge funds during August’s rout in global equities. Hedge funds run by Orix Investment Corp., Superfund and Four Elements Capital Management Pte benefited from the surge in gold last month, weathering the U.S. sovereign downgrade and Europe’s deepening debt crisis. The Orix Commodities Fund, which uses computer […]

Hedge Fund Managers Say Global Macro Strategies Will Outshine in 2012

Of eighteen competing strategies, hedge fund managers chose global macro have the highest returns next year, reported Mia Lamar in Dow Jones Newswires this morning. http://on.wsj.com/qxIRNc She reported that hedge fund mangers say global macro strategies will outshine in 2012.  “They continue to see Brazil, China and India as the most rewarding regions for investing, […]