June 27, 2017

Gun Control News Makes Hedge Funds Unload

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The nation no longer has to worry about guns. Following mass shootings last year, gun control dominated the news. Some managers must have felt the heat because they divested of investments in gun companies. The New York Times, known for their unbiased political stances, basically ran the headline, “Gun Control News Makes Hedge Funds Unload.” […]

Calpers Plants a $100M Seed in Toronto Hedge Fund

Calpers plants a $100M seed in Toronto hedge fund

Calpers plants a $100M seed in Toronto hedge fund, Breton Hill Capital, reports Boyd Erman at The Globe and Mail. The fund convinced the huge California Public Employees’ Retirement System, the largest pension money manager in the U.S., to invest $100-million (U.S.) in the Breton Hill Eureka Fund. It’s a coup for the firm, and […]