Sterling Investment Services’ Hedge Fund News

Welcome to Sterling Investment Services’ Hedge Fund News page.  Sterling Investment Services provides to the visitors our web site a variety of news feeds on topics of interest.  This page is dedicated to providing news and information on hedge funds.  We hope you find this information of interest.

  • BNY Mellon IM To Merge Three Boutiques Into Single $560B Manager Monday November 13th, 2017 11:03:34 PM Steve Lord
    BNY Mellon Investment Management will launch a specialist multi-asset management company next year that will combine the three largest boutiques under its umbrella into a single entity. read more

  • SBL Networks Debuts New P2P Securities Lending Platform For Hedge Funds Monday November 13th, 2017 10:42:54 PM Steve Lord
    London-based fintech startup SBL Network is prepping a new peer-to-peer securities lending network that will allow major institutional owners of equity securities, such as pension funds, insurance firms and sovereign wealth investors, to negotiate and lend those securities directly and transparently ...

  • SS&C GlobeOp: Hedge Fund Performance Index Up +0.86% In October Monday November 13th, 2017 09:45:20 PM Steve Lord
    Hedge funds notched their fifth consecutive month of positive returns in October and their tenth of the year to date, according to SS&C GlobeOp, while net asset flows advanced.  read more

  • FS Investments Taps Robertson For Key National Distribution Role Monday November 13th, 2017 09:28:25 PM Steve Lord
    Alternative asset manager FS Investments has named former Goldman Sachs Asset Management executive Ryan Robertson as the firm's national sales manager. read more

  • Post Oak Energy Capital Hits $600M Hard Cap On Fourth Fund Monday November 13th, 2017 09:17:09 PM Steve Lord
    Energy specialist Post Oak Energy Capital has raised $600 million in capital commitments for its fourth buyout fund, closing the new vehicle at its hard cap. read more

  • OMGI Seeds New Systematica Alternative Risk Premia Fund Monday November 13th, 2017 08:54:03 PM Steve Lord
    Leda Braga’s quant-driven Systematica Investments hedge fund has launched an UCITS-compliant version of its alternative risk premia strategy backed by $122 million in seed capital from Old Mutual Global Investors. read more

  • Adams Street Partners Names Walker As Chief Operating Officer Monday November 13th, 2017 08:14:22 PM Steve Lord
    Global private markets manager Adams Street Partners has named former Credit Suisse Private Bank senior executive James Walker as a partner and chief operating officer.  read more

  • Lyxor: Hedge Fund Index Up +0.8% As Best Year Since 2013 Looms Monday November 13th, 2017 08:03:57 PM Steve Lord
    Hedge funds booked another strong week last week as CTA and Macro strategies extended their gains and continued trends in equity, rate and currency markets supported most managers, according to the latest edition of Lyxor Asset Management’s Weekly Brief.  read more

  • Real Talk on Alibaba, Bill Walton, Shanghai Disney, and Electric Cars in China Monday November 13th, 2017 05:25:53 PM Garrett Baldwin
    Today we discuss the weekend kickoff to college basketball and the bullish sentiment from one of the world's most unusual Alibaba analysts. read more

  • Toomey: Carried Interest Likely To Be Addressed In Senate Tax Plan Saturday November 11th, 2017 02:13:51 AM Steve Lord
    The much-maligned tax treatment of carried interest for investment fund managers, currently absent from the Senate’s current tax reform proposal, is likely to be addressed in any final plan, Pennsylvania Republican senator Pat Toomey said on Friday.  read more

  • Chenavari Investment Managers Said To Target €750M For New Credit Fund Saturday November 11th, 2017 01:51:56 AM Steve Lord
    London-based alternative asset manager Chenavari Investment Managers is reportedly targeting €750 million for a new credit fund that will focus on bank loans and opportunistically invest in distressed situations. read more

  • Value Partners Group Receives License For Private Fund Management In China Saturday November 11th, 2017 12:20:54 AM Steve Lord
    Independent asset manager Value Partners Group has received approval for a private fund management license in China, becoming the first Hong Kong-based manager to successfully register as a private fund management firm with China’s Asset Management Association.  read more

  • GAM Taps Job For Absolute Return Fixed Income Team Friday November 10th, 2017 10:41:24 PM Steve Lord
    Zürich-based alternative asset manager GAM has appointed macro specialist and former Soros Fund Management executive Owen Job as an investment manager on its absolute return fixed income team. read more

  • MV Index Solutions Debuts Family Of Digital Asset Indexes Friday November 10th, 2017 10:28:46 PM Steve Lord
    Frankfurt-based liquid alternative index provider MV Index Solutions has partnered with digital asset data provider CryptoCompare to offer a family of digital asset indices that are transparent, investable and meet industry benchmarking standards, the VanEck subsidiary has announced.  read more ...

  • Shadmoor Advisors Strengthens Due Diligence Team With Stehle Hire Friday November 10th, 2017 10:10:54 PM Steve Lord
    Operational due diligence specialist Shadmoor Advisors has named former Unigestion executive Brad Stehle as managing director. read more


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