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Equity Alpha Funds

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The relaxation of the tax treatment of offshore funds, as announced in the Budget, has generally been welcomed by fund strategists and multi-managers alike, as the universe of funds from which they can now choose will expand greatly. Simon Hildrey explain The relaxation of the tax treatment of offshore funds, as announced in the Budget, has generally been welcomed by fund strategists and multi-managers alike, as the universe of funds from which they can now choose will expand greatly. Simon Hildrey explains the ins and outs and implications of the rule changes.he fund universe available to UK investors is about to increase by ...
There is a wide array of types and styles of private equity and the term private equity has different connotations in different countries. Among the most common investment strategies in private equity include leveraged buyouts , venture capital , growth capital , distressed investments and mezzanine capital . In a typical leveraged buyout transaction, the private equity firm buys majority control of an existing or mature firm. This is distinct from a venture capital or growth capital investment, in which the private equity firm typically invests in young or emerging companies, and rarely obtain majority control.
REVIEWS AND OPINIONS
June 2010 The Quest for Alpha
June 2010. The Quest for Alpha. An Analysis of the Performances of Collective Investments. Actively-managed Equity Funds versus Benchmarks. Quarter ended June 2010. DRW Investment Research ... market research, surveys and trends
Hedge Funds & Private Equity Golden Networking at High-Frequency ...
Top Executives from Hedge Funds, Fund of Funds and Private Equity Outfits Expected at Golden Networking’s High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour, August 10, at Johnny Utah’s. New York, NY, August 05, 2010 — Hundreds of executives, professionals and investors in the High-Frequency Trading, Hedge Funds, Fund of Funds, Proprietary Trading, Quantitative and Algorithmic Trading worlds, including representatives from Citi, JP Morgan, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley, among many others, are coming to swanky Johnny Utah’s on August 10, for an evening of upscale business networking over ... market research, surveys and trends

SURVEY RESULTS FOR
EQUITY ALPHA FUNDS

Investing in Private Equity Funds: A Survey
Furthermore, fundraising is growing fast—from $5 billion in 1980 to $400 .... private equity funds underperform the S&P 500 by more than 3 percent a year.5 .... and reported a CAPM beta of 1.2 and a negative alpha (–1.2 percent a year). ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Goldman's Global Alpha May End 2007 Down $6 Billion (Update1 ...
's Global Alpha hedge fund may lose about $6 billion in assets this year, a 60 percent decline, because of trades that went awry and client withdrawals, according to two investors. Global Alpha, which entered 2007 with more than $10 billion, lost 37 percent on investments through Nov. 14, most of it in August, said the Goldman clients, who asked not to be identified because the fund's performance is private. The New York-based company has about $2 billion in fourth-quarter redemption notices, on top of withdrawals through the year. Goldman, the world's most profitable securities firm, said last month it ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
RELATED NEWS
TYW and GPM Announce Results of Reconvened Annual Meetings of Shareholders
(together, the "Funds"), have announced results of the reconvened annual meetings of shareholders of the Funds held on Monday, August 9, 2010, after being adjourned on July 19, 2010. TS&W / Claymore Tax-Advantaged Balanced Fund As previously announced, on July 19, 2010, prior to adjournment of the annual meeting of shareholders of TYW, it was determined that a quorum of the Preferred Shares was present and the vote was held with respect to the proposal to elect a Class III Trustee by holders of Preferred Shares voting as a separate class. Preliminary results indicate that ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
US equity markets experience best month in a year in July
The Hennessee Long/Short Equity Index advanced 1.81 per cent in July after the US equity markets experienced their best month in a year on better-than-expected corporate earnings.  The top performing sectors were materials (+12.2 per cent), industrials (+10.3 per cent) and energy (+8.0 per cent). The healthcare sector was the worst performing sector in July, up only 1.3 per cent, and is the worst performing sector year to date, down 7.6 per cent, according to the data from Hennessee Group.  Long/short funds lagged equity markets during the broad-based rally, due to low net exposure levels and losses experienced in ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

INFORMATION RESOURCES

AXA ROSENBERG EQUITY ALPHA TRUST ANNUAL REPORT AND
which, due to our consistent, systematic process, is applicable to all our European Equity Alpha Funds, is provided as an. Appendix. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Investment Manager List - Memorandum # 5/2004
Principal Global Investors International Equity Fund. Putnam International Trust ... SSGA Daily EAFE Securities Lending Fund. SSGA International Alpha Fund ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Evaluating and Investing in Equity Mutual Funds
We investigate the performance of a large sample of equity mutual funds and find that the information about a fund's alpha provided by non-benchmark returns ...
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Google Answers: Hedge funds based in washington DC area
I'm looking for a list of hedge funds in the washington DC area (roughly within 30 min drive time from DC as a proxy for "dc area"). specific contact information necessary, and type of hedge fund strategy and rough assets under management helpful. require minimum of 4 hedge funds with contacts, additionals will result in increased tip. thanks! This is a list of funds based in the US, I am sure some of them might be based in DC. You need to find out. AG & J Power Fund LP US USD Black Diamond Partners LP US USD Ontario Partners LP US USD Big Sky Global Vision, LP US USD Global Advisors Commodity Investment LP ...
Question: Hedge Funds based in California
I am looking for a list of 50 equity hedge funds based in California. The funds need at least $100mm in assets; need to trade equities (not exclusive fixed income), and have their base in California. This question was addressed partially a couple years ago in Google Answers. Request for clarification by Researcher davidsarokin on Fri 22 Feb 2008 - 10:07 pm UTC: beldar, I have generated a list of about 100 or so hedge funds that are registered to do business in California. Some of the names are very obviously equity-based funds, such as: A W JONES HEDGED EQUITY LP AMA HEDGED EQUITY FUND ARACA HEDGED EQUITY ...