Summit Notebook

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Watch Pi Capital CEO David Giampaolo give his investment outlook

March 25, 2009

Giampaolo was speaking today at the London leg of the Reuters Hedge Fund and Private Equity Summit.

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Watch hedge fund manager Colin McLean give his market outlook

March 25, 2009

McLean was speaking today at London leg of the Reuters Hedge Fund and Private Equity Summit.

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Written in the stars

March 24, 2009

It is not often that Reuters journalists carefully take down the words of an investor who regularly consults an astrologer, but then not every investor recorded a 32 percent increase in his portfolio in 2008.

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An unpleasant prospect

March 24, 2009

rtxd578There's no shortage of ill will towards bankers at the moment.

But some executives in the private equity and hedge funds industries feel they are getting beaten with the same stick by politicians and the public, despite feeling relatively blameless in this crisis.

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$3 trillion of hedge fund talent? “Absolute nonsense!”

March 23, 2009

The once-booming hedge fund industry has shrunk rapidly over the past 9 months to roughly $1-$1.4 trillion, as investors have pulled out their cash following some pretty lacklustre returns.

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Reuters Fund Summit: Will hedge fund regulation open the door to retail investors?

March 17, 2009

 

By Huw Jones

 

Hedge funds are nothing if not optimistic – they have to be in the current climate.