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Jan 29, 2010
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Morning line-up

News and views on the hedge fund sector from Reuters and elsewhere:

 Ex New Castle exec pleads guilty to insider trading - Reuters

BNY Mellon in talks for PNC unit – Bloomberg

Vanguard moves closer to offering hedge fund – Morningstar

How US universities became hedge funds -  Huffington Post

Dec 22, 2009
via Funds Hub

Young, gifted and minted

Wealth under wraps?

Families that inherit vast fortunes are free of the financial worries faced by the majority but suffer their own anxieties associated with the transfer of wealth across generations.

To help the patriarchs and matriarchs find their way in bringing up well rounded offspring in a context of huge wealth, one family office – a minibank managing the affairs of a few rich families – produced a pamphlet of insights earlier this year.