The Inside Hedge

Altso raises $145,000 at Chicago Rocktoberfest event

Charity moves on to New York with next night of rock action planned for 26 October


Texas Teachers’ Dale West highlights a family link keeping him focused

Senior pro from the $138bn US pension fund spoke at the HFM InvestHedge forum

HFM summit graced with pop royalty as Boyzone star preps for Mifid II

Guests also heard from All Blacks legend Sean Fitzpatrick at European COO event



HFC and endurance athlete team up for US coast to coast run

Organisation aims to raise $1m to help victims of child abuse with Run2Heal


Hedge fund COO looks to turn into Mayfair Cookie Monster

Ken & Jesse’s Cookies could soon make their supermarket debut


The smartest boozers in the park?

Inaugural Mayfair HedgeTins event set up as an alternative to the usual glitzy parties


Solarz proves his Fat Dog credentials after 44-hour marathon

Cliffwater MD takes in three sunrises as he navigates 120-mile course


Industry on guard after The Mooch’s failure to go ‘off the record’

Moderator at industry event went to great pains to ensure rules were clear


Universa founder replaces black swans with sustainable goats

Mark and Amy Spitznagel’s Idyll Farms sweeps the board at cheese awards


HFC looks for hedge fund volunteers to climb Mount Kilimanjaro

Throgmorton’s Andrew Rubio and Eleva Capital’s Andrea Morrall to lead 30-person team


Get ready to rock out and support deserving kids in developing countries

Early bird tickets for Rocktoberfest events in NY and Chicago available until 1 August


100 Women in Finance awards Leadership winner

Bowdoin College’s Paula Volent to receive 2017 North American Industry Leadership Award


The novel tool supporting new arrivals at quant giant Two Sigma

New York firm hands out comic book to introduce company culture to starters




Beer taps: The new frontier in the hedge fund office wars

Office spaces for emerging managers compete over the hippest craft beer selection


Getting the band back together

AHL founders reunite at Abbey Road Studios


Activist hedge fund pro goes public with short story

CIAM’s Denoon-Slater joines the echelons occupied by published authors


Short-term futures star gets renamed at Chicago alts jamboree

Funnyman Joel McHale and MFA president get all tongue tied over Toby


Mock casino gets heated at HFM’s US Operational Leaders retreat

COOs reveal the dirty tricks required to ensure you win big with fake chips