The Inside Hedge

Hackers wow managers on security breaches at HFM Tech summit

Reformed ‘professional nuisance’ highlights how much log-in info is public


Charity New York gala to take place at American Museum of Natural History

Next month sees Help For Children (HFC) run its annual New York gala

US investment bank gives its London neighbour a good trimming

Bulge bracket investment bank decides to clean-up rival’s unsightly roof garden



Roll up, roll up, its time for some hedge fund manager bingo

Meredith Jones offers a chink on light for those hitting an asset-raising brick wall


Hands up if you want to work for a hedge fund… anyone?

Industry titans appear to do their best to ward off new recruits at London event


Gamma legal head releases fourth book in best-selling crime series

Dark Iceland author Ragnar Jonasson has sold 400,000 books worldwide 


Algebris’ Davide Serra supports East Africa charity at ACI bash

Founder of $6bn manager pledges extra donations on stage at London event


Portfolio manager so bullish on airbag stock he pledged to donate $1264 per loss to Sohn

There was more charitable giving at the Sohn Conference event in London


ODD teams look among bunk beds for talent

“I would never invest in a hedge fund with a view of Central Park.”


HFM staffer the sole early morning Lux stalwart as others slept in

Conference eventually got underway a little later than optimistic 8am scheduled start


Man Group works hard to sweeten the deal for annual coding contest

London-listed hedge fund giant sees honey as the best way to a journo’s heart


Altso rock nights raise over $500,000 for charity

Charity Rocktoberfest events in New York and Chicago raised over $500,000 for children’s charity A Leg To Stand On


Financial Follies fails to show sympathy for Trump or Boris

New York bash sees financial hacks entertain revellers with political skits




Lawson Conner cap intro head to get short story published

Whether as a stress release or a creative distraction from the sober realities, writing can be a great hobby


New York COO brings together kids and lawyers for Gridiron Games

Barington Capital Group’s Jared Landaw has been organising event for 10 years


Hedge funds take the Hard Rock Café by storm in annual charity bash

Bands from across the sector play the Times Square stage to raise money for kids’ fund


Cliffwater MD breaks double stroller world record

Chris Solarz, hedge fund managing director at investment consultant Cliffwater, broke a world record over the weekend


Stage fright and falls as HFM guests toast top US achievers

800 guests gather at top New York venue to celebrate region’s best performing funds