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.

  • SS&C GlobeOp: Forward Redemption Indicator Rises To 3.72% Saturday September 23rd, 2017 12:10:28 AM Steve Lord
    Hedge fund redemptions rose slightly in September after accelerating in August, according to new data from fund administrator SS&C GlobeOp, although they were down from year-ago levels for the eighth consecutive month. read more

  • CDPQ Taps Avenue's Mayans For Private Debt Post Friday September 22nd, 2017 11:57:52 PM Steve Lord
    Canadian public pension manager Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec (CDPQ) has named former Avenue Capital Group executive Luis Mayans as head of private debt. read more

  • HFRU Composite Index Gains +0.44% Through Mid-September Friday September 22nd, 2017 11:38:49 PM Steve Lord
    The HFRU Hedge Fund Composite Index, which measures UCITS compliant hedge funds, has gained +0.44% so far in mid-September, according to a flash update from Hedge Fund Research.  read more

  • Rubicon Macro Fund Said To Be Down -33% YTD Friday September 22nd, 2017 11:25:17 PM Steve Lord
    The flagship macro fund at Paul Brewer’s Rubicon Fund Management is reportedly down more than 33% so far this year after rebounding sharply in 2016 following the U.S. presidential election. read more

  • UMass Amherst's CISDM Equal-Weighted Hedge Fund Index Gains +0.42% In August Friday September 22nd, 2017 10:18:06 PM Steve Lord
    UMass Amherst’s equal-weighted CISDM hedge fund index gained 0.42% in August, according to the school, confirming the strong results seen in other hedge fund industry metrics for the month. The measure is now up +5.37% for the year to date. read more

  • DCNA Names Gilbert, Collet To Absolute Return Bond Team Friday September 22nd, 2017 10:01:54 PM Steve Lord
    Paris-based Natixis Global Asset Management affiliate DNCA Investments has hired absolute return bond fund veterans Pascal Gilbert and François Collet as the company builds out its bond portfolio management capabilities.  read more

  • Q&A: Star Mountain's Brett Hickey On Investing In 'The Growth Engine Of America' Friday September 22nd, 2017 09:06:59 PM Steve Lord
    Brett HickeyLower middle-market companies form the economic fabric of the nation, but they can be tricky and labor-intensive to finance, and traditional banking institutions have increasingly avoided them since the financial crisis. Accordingly, a number of alternative investment managers have successfully ...

  • PineBridge Taps Ohlson For EMEA Consultant Relations Position Friday September 22nd, 2017 02:14:16 AM Steve Lord
    London-based multi-asset manager PineBridge Investments has named former Candriam Investors Group executive Gregory Ohlson as the company’s consultant relations manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. read more

  • Neuberger Berman Acquires Quant Manager Breton Hill Capital Friday September 22nd, 2017 01:13:31 AM Steve Lord
    Fresh of the close of its new $1.1 billion private credit opportunities fund, Neuberger Berman has announced the acquisition of quantitative investment manager Breton Hill Capital. read more

  • Carlyle Aiming For $4B First Close On New Asia Buyout Fund Friday September 22nd, 2017 12:52:17 AM Steve Lord
    Alternative asset management giant Carlyle Group hopes to close on more than $4 billion when its new Asia private equity fund holds its first closing between now and the end of the year, a further indication of the strong interest among investors for buyout vehicles focused on the region.  read more ...

  • HFR Interim Update: Hedge Funds Gain Through Mid-September Friday September 22nd, 2017 12:38:55 AM Steve Lord
    Rising global financial markets have helped most hedge funds notch strong gains as of September’s midway point, according to new data from Hedge Fund Research, although trend-following CTAs have lost ground. read more

  • IHS Market Taps Jupiter's Cunningham For ThinkFolio Role Friday September 22nd, 2017 12:26:29 AM Steve Lord
    IHS Markit has named former Jupiter Asset Management executive Tom Cunningham as chief operating officer for the company’s thinkFolio portfolio modeling and order management system.  read more

  • iCapital Network To Purchase DB's U.S. Private Equity Access Fund Platform Friday September 22nd, 2017 12:06:48 AM Steve Lord
    Alternative investment platform provider iCapital Network has agreed to purchase Deutsche Bank’s U.S. Private Equity Access Fund Platform, a fund portfolio with 33 funds and approximately $2.5 billion in invested assets. read more

  • Preqin: Investor Satisfaction With Hedge Funds Rising Amid Allocation Uncertainty Thursday September 21st, 2017 11:44:03 PM Steve Lord
    Nearly half of hedge fund investors report being satisfied with the returns they have received, according to new data from Preqin, more than double 2016's levels - although nearly the same proportion still expect to reduce their allocations to the asset class over the next twelve months.  read more ...

  • Eze Software Promotes Ryan To Lead APAC Sales Thursday September 21st, 2017 01:25:35 AM Steve Lord
    Investment industry technology provider Eze Software has promoted Laura Ryan to the role of head of sales for Asia-Pacific as the company continues to expand across the region.  read more


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