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Austrian marketing firm adds Tungsten CTA to ‘partners’ list

Systematic Trycon fund joins Jabre Capital Management, Sycomore Asset Management and others


Hedge fund ‘$1bn club’ grows by 98 as asset share falls

Number of managers with more than $1bn in assets increases to 668 as overall industry stake shrinks to 88%

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Winton reshuffles CIO role as Beddall moves to San Fran

Deputy directors promoted with Matthew Beddall joining the quant giant’s new data science centre



Arizona PSPRP invests $300m in credit funds

$8bn pension issues five tickets across long/short, direct lending and shipping vehicles


State Street to research private markets investments for SWFs

Research unit of $2trn firm will present findings at sovereign wealth body’s annual meeting


News round-up: Bridgewater in line for $22m Connecticut grant

Bridgewater warns of ‘painful’ asset reductions; BlackRock exec pay under fire…


Outflows continued in April with credit hardest hit

Relative value credit saw biggest outflows while managed futures and commodities funds increased allocations


Scopia Capital lands Maryland pension ticket

$3.5bn Montgomery County scheme invests in New York-based long/short equity manager


Prosiris Capital controller joins Cerberus

$30bn distressed debt specialist hires Glenn Ormsby in New York


News round-up: Asian hedge fund defies competition to back Chinese banks

Brazil’s sovereign wealth fund to close; hedge funds extend record short wheat bet


FoHFs and Solvency II fuel 17% jump in managed account platform AuM

HFMWeek research highlights notable growth from major players year-on-year


Online poll: Managers split on Trump’s bid to repeal Dodd-Frank

Republican businessman Donald Trump’s received mixed blessing from managers


Sankaty direct lending fund lands Denver pension mandate

Strategy run by Bain Capital’s credit business secures $50m ticket from employees’ retirement plan




Global long/short manager Silvaris to close down

Firm launched in 2012 by Algebris co-founder Eric Halet and ex-Credit Suisse strategy head Louis-David Magnien


Four line up for Louisiana distressed debt ticket

State employees’ scheme seeking manager for $100m mandate


HFSB increases US clout as Clint Carlson joins board

Addition of Texan manager follows signatories Alyeska and MKP Capital earlier in the year


News round-up: Tudor to cut management fees

Hutchin Hill adds tech PM; hedge funds target Australia’s banks; and more…


Russian and Latam HFs lead YTD performance

Latin America index gains 15.3% and Russia index up 12.2% in year to April, says HFR