September 26, 2014
Every child should have the same basic access to education, regardless of background — and Glenview Capital's Larry Robbins is among a number of hedge fund managers supporting education reform to ensure that happens.
Allen T. Cheng • September 26, 2014
The California venture could be a green technology incubator and a gateway for Chinese M&A, proponents say.
September 24, 2014
Rob Blandford of Spider Management says sovereign wealth funds and pension funds have become overly influential on hedge fund managers, resulting in less than favorable returns for endowments.
Georgina Hurst • September 23, 2014
The South American country’s latest default could leave custodians reluctant to get involved in sovereign debt restructurings.
Imogen Rose-Smith • September 22, 2014
University of California Board of Regents approves plan that stops short of any tangible sales of coal or energy companies.
Ashby Monk • September 21, 2014
The news that CalPERS is getting out of hedge funds provides a prime opportunity to take a look at how hedge funds play into a pensions portfolio.
September 19, 2014
Maverick Capital's Lee Ainslie believes hedge funds bring an investment mindset to philanthropy that has helped improve the outcomes of philanthropic investments.
Katie Gilbert • September 17, 2014
Although the cost of wind, solar and other renewable power is dropping, uncertainty about government policy could stall new projects.
September 17, 2014
While recent hedge fund performance has been disappointing, says Gam's Anthony Lawler, expected returns on bonds and equities are low, so investors will look to alternatives to diversify.
September 15, 2014
Tilden Park's Josh Birnbaum acknowledges the challenges of low volatility and explains the balanced approach that has led him to high yields and tremendous opportunities.
September 10, 2014
Smart betas, according to Acadia's Mark Anson, capture some of the skills that make hedge fund managers special — which may lead investors to wonder why they're paying 2 and 20.
Jack Klinck • September 09, 2014
The investment vehicle has gained traction among investors, who should take an active interest in understanding and harnessing liquid alts’ risk.
The Staff • September 06, 2014
Citadel’s Ken Griffin gets divorced; venture capitalist Tim Draper pushes six Californias; tycoon Tony Fung bets on a new Macau in Australia; and more.
Udayan Gupta • September 05, 2014
A new White House initiative hopes to harness private capital for start-ups benefiting the U.S. agricultural community.
David Turner • September 04, 2014
Investors looking to get in on oil shale investment should, like the drillers themselves, go beyond the surface — and find supporting industries.
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