Hedge fund allocations rose in the first half of 2021, as investors sought returns and diversification to offset low fixed-income returns.
Troubled Infinity Q Capital Management will liquidate its hedge fund in addition to its mutual fund because of mispriced valuations.
Bridgewater Associates launched a sustainable investing group overseen by newly named co-CIOs Karen Karniol-Tambour and Carsten Stendevad.
Brevan Howard is making money for its billionaire co-founder Alan Howard and other partners through more than just hedge fund fees.
Retail investors' frenzied attack on short sellers has pushed some hedge funds to rethink their strategies.
Hong Kong conglomerate Sun Hung Kai spun out hedge fund firm East Point Asset Management with $150 million in seed capital.
Hedge fund managers are launching new funds to capture alpha from environmental long and short investments.
Marble Ridge Capital is shutting down after an investigation found its managing partner interfered with Neiman Marcus' bankruptcy auction.
Point72 Asset Management will close to new investments next month, after raising $10 billion since it started managing outside capital.
Hedge fund industry observers say the first quarter was a litmus test for managers, producing distinct winners and losers.
Universa Investments expands its risk-mitigation research team with the hire of CalPERS' senior investment director.
Strong performance and alpha generation by tech and health-care sector hedge funds interest asset owners, but manager capacity is limited.
BNY Mellon promoted from within to replace the departing CEO at HedgeMark.
Asset owners' investments in hedge funds were down 8% in 2019, but so were redemptions.
Many of the biggest activist hedge funds saw blockbuster returns last year as concentrated wagers on a variety of companies paid off.
Bryan Corbett to succeed Richard Baker as president and CEO of Managed Funds Association.
PointState Capital's Josh Samuelson will leave the hedge fund he co-founded, after it failed to recover from a double-digit loss in 2018.
Hedge fund managers are acceding to investor demand for separately managed customized hedge fund strategies.
Alan Howard, whose hedge fund once managed $40 billion, is betting his time is better spent trading rather than running his firm.
A little-known $3.5 billion Asian-Pacific fund that thrives on volatility has proved its ability to generate healthy gains in most markets.
Two Sigma received approval to manage investments for China-based investors through its Two Sigma China wholly foreign-owned enterprise.
Hedge fund managers are more likely to negotiate management fees rather than performance fees, according to a report from eVestment.
Aberdeen Standard Investments and Hedge Fund Research have created a fund that tracks HFR's broad index of 500 hedge funds.
Money pools that offer hedge fund strategies to regular folks are seeing an unprecedented flight of capital after running into trouble.
Institutional investment in hedge funds was up almost 18% in the first half this year compared with the same period in 2018.