Saturday, February 24, 2024


Balyasny hires Point72’s Fang to lead quant business

Dmitry Balyasny hired from his rival Power List multi-manager for key position

Hedge fundraising outlook in 2024

Two structural forces the sector must overcome if it is to finally push beyond the $4trn mark


Could Pershing Square’s launch kickstart the listed closed-end market?

Law firm Ropes & Gray believes the launch could potentially kickstart the closed-end fund IPO market

Hedge funds and private credit most favoured in 2024: Barclays

The prime broker found that 95% of the investors they surveyed planned to allocate to a hedge fund not currently in their portfolio

BNP Paribas sees higher demand as standard fee HFs beat pass-through rivals

Key findings from BNP Paribas investor survey centre on rising demand, with credit strategies topping wish-lists.

CTAs start 2024 with gains as stock markets trend higher

Rising stock markets boost CTAs positioned for equity gains in January

Episode 23: Shiloh Bates, Flat Rock Global on CLO investing

A deep dive into the CLO strategy with Flat Rock CIO and author Shiloh Bates


Treasury transaction volumes spike in higher rate era

Citco data records big increases in 2023 as hedge funds use higher rates to generate alpha

AGF takes 25% stake in New Holland Capital

The $5bn multi-strat platform will bolster its growing alternatives business

January 2024 hedge fund people moves round-up

167 senior people moves and job changes sourced from regulatory filings

Man Group combines discretionary trading units, sheds GLG brand

First major reorganisation under Robyn Grew since she replaced Luke Ellis last year

Trium tips renewables opportunity after “tough” 2023 for ESG

Longer-term decarbonisation story to persist according to co-CEO Donald Pepper

Aspect broadens multi-strat focus with new mutual fund

Aspect partners with US mutual fund platform

Verition expands London footprint with office move

New Piccadilly Circus office for US multi-manager firm

Multi-strats fuel big December outflow: Citco

All of its strategy groupings made money in December, led by event-driven on 3.5%.

Citadel leads multi-manager quartet making $21bn for LPs

All-time record holder beats other multi-managers in another strong year for the platform model.

TCI emerges as most successful hedge fund of 2023

Chris Hohn's fund makes $13bn for investors last year