Tag: hedge funds

Is Alpha Dead?

Is Alpha Dead?

Is Alpha Dead? by Maz Jadallah, AlphaClone Life is hard if you’re a stock picker.  Really hard.  Active fund average annualized returns have lagged further and further behind their passive benchmarks for the domestic large cap and small cap equity […]

Perry Capital closes

Perry Capital Is Shutting Down

Perry Capital closes after 28 years in the business reports Bloomberg News this evening. UPDATE: ValueWalk has obtained the full letter which can be found at the bottom of this post Also see Q3 hedge fund letters The iconic hedge […]

Mutual fund performance makes hedge funds look good!

Mutual fund performance makes hedge funds look good!

Mutual fund performance makes hedge funds look good Only 16% of large-cap mutual funds are beating their benchmarks year-to-date, according to Goldman Sachs’ Mutual Fundamentals Portfolio Strategy Research report published at the end of last week. Mutual Fundamentals analyzes positioning […]

Hedge Funds Redemption Pressures Receded In August

Hedge Funds Redemption Pressures Receded In August

Hedge Funds Redemption Pressures Receded In August by eVestment Highlights Investors allocated an estimated $6.3 billion to hedge funds in August, bringing YTD net flows to negative $51.8 billion. August marked the sixth month in the last eight where investors […]