GLG Partners posted a net loss of $226 million in the first quarter, the alternative investment managers first as a publicly traded company. The loss was primarily associated with compensation-related expenses from the reverse acquisition of GLG by Freedom Acquisitions Holdings in November, according to GLGs earnings statement. Quarterly compensation expenses will continue on a diminishing basis through the fourth quarter 2012. Net asset inflows into the firms hedge fund and long-only strategies in the quarter totaled $767 million. Assets under management as of March 31 were $24.6 billion, up 20% from Dec. 31.