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Timothy Smith is a President and CIO at a Houston, Texas based generational Single Family Office (SFO) exclusive in the Upstream Oil & Gas segment, onshore USA; focused on investments, acquisitions and divestitures using private and public equity. This includes supporting mandates to acquire... More
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  • Hedge Funds Drive To Another Record 0 comments
    Apr 22, 2014 6:28 AM

    Even as performance flickers at some top managers, investors still are taking a shine to hedge funds.

    During the first quarter of 2014, investors continued to move increasing amounts of money into hedge funds, sending industry wide assets under management to a record, industry tracker HFR Inc. said.

    The alternative-asset managers, who can theoretically make money in both rising and falling markets, collected a net $26.32 billion of new cash in the first quarter, the most in almost three years.

    The flows pushed hedge-fund assets overall to a peak-$2.7 trillion, nearly double the total from 2008-and marked the seventh consecutive quarter that the industry has hit a record.

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