Attain Capital team members Jeff Eizenberg, Walter Gallwas, and Jeff Malec will be attending the 2010 Invetsors’ Alternative Investment Summit this coming Monday, October 11th (Columbus Day) at the Union League Club in downtown Chicago. On the menu (besides the food and art collection) are talks from AlphaMetrix, the CME, Fall River, Abraham, J.E. Moody, […]
While we are in the office today working during the Columbus Day Holiday (sorry Columbus), there will not be a Monday night newsletter this week due to a few members of our team at an Alternative Investment Conference today. In its place, we’ll give you a hodgepodge of items: 1. Link to Futures Magazine article […]
Following his stellar performance at the Alternative Investment Summit on Columbus Day (Mon), Attain’s Jeff Eizenberg is back on the speaking circuit this coming Tuesday (10/19), covering “Managed Futures in your IRA” at a gathering put on by Entrust IL Administration. (4:00pm – 5:30pm: Entrust Office 135 S LaSalle Suite 4000 Chicago, IL 60603) If […]
Interconti’s Tim Merryman (aka Yoda) passed along the following BNY/Pershing study on individually managed accounts (they call them separately managed accounts [SMAs]) yesterday…. The study (excerpt below) finds that SMAs are gaining traction in the hedge fund industry, with hedge funds hesitant to provide them but investors demanding them because of the transparency and liquidity […]
Good post on the Big Picture blog today covering the new mess we (USA) find ourselves in with a lack of proper documentation for most foreclosures and indeed mortgages. Read the post here: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2010/10/the-foreclosure-mess/ This feels a lot to me like the early days of the financial crisis in late 2007/early 2008; when some hedge […]
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